Found January 22, 2013 on Backyard Sports Blog:
The Washington Wizard won only their 9th game of the season last night, but it was in style.  Jordan Crawford hit a game winning buzzer beater three pointer for the win against the Portland Trail Blazers.  Not the two most interesting teams in the NBA, but hey, it's a buzzer beater none the less. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook

The Portland Trail Blazers Understand The Secret

To the surprise of many, the Portland Trail Blazers are very much in the hunt for the Western Conference Playoffs despite finishing ten games under .500 last season. Although Portland still cannot compete with the likes of Oklahoma City and San Antonio, they are only a few pieces away from being a championship contender. In The Big Book of Basketball by Bill Simmons, the Sports Guy...

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Indiana Pacers vs. Portland Trail Blazers prediction and preview

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Crawford's long-range shot at buzzer lifts Wizards

PORTLAND, Ore. -- The game appeared headed for overtime when Washington's Jordan Crawford, standing 30 feet from the basket as the game clock ticked to zero, launched a fadeaway jumper over the outstretched arm of Portland's Wesley Matthews. The ball swished cleanly through the twine, touching off a mass on-court celebration by the Wizards after their 98-95 victory over...

Damian Lillard posterizes Nene

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Dunk of the night: Damian Lillard puts the Wizards on a poster

Take that "Witcha"

WE Preview: Wizards at Trail Blazers - 1/21/13

           AT                   Monday, January 21st, 2013 10:00 PM ET TV: Comcast SportsNet HD Steve Buckhantz and Phil Chenier   Radio: 106.7 FM/1500 AM Dave Johnson and Glenn Consor   Bradley Beal Damian Lillard Wizards Projected Starting Lineup      Trail Blazers Projected Starting Lineup ...

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Wizards 98, Trail Blazers 95

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Jordan Crawford Hits Game-Winner vs. Blazers

Wizards guard Jordan Crawford buries a 3 at the Buzzer to give the Wizards a 98-95 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers:
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