Found March 22, 2013 on Wizards Extreme:
As Wizards fan my whole life, I find myself, once again, in an all too familiar situation. As the NBA season winds down and March Madness is underway, teams start to pack it in and the fans prepare for the Miami Heat, I mean.."NBA" post season, I sit patiently waiting for baseball to start (Opening Day is April 1st). In between my awe of Bryce Harper's dominant spring campaign and being giggity over the fact that the Nationals seemed poise to take the next step and win a World Series, it made me realize how similar these two teams were at one point. It seems slightly weird that we're sitting here talking about the Nationals as World Series contenders when in 08,09, and 2010 they won 59, 59 and 68 games respectively. But could we possibly be saying the same thing about this Washington Wizards team in two or three seasons? For as woeful as the Wizards may be, things are looking up. The Nationals were able to stock pile draft picks, they got a little lucky b...
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