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Wizards trade options: Examining the value of Washington’s starters

It’s February, which means the NBA trade deadline is right around the corner. Historically, most moves happen close to the trade deadline. Teams want to know what they have and evaluate how strong their assets are for as long as possible before making a deal. It’s no secret how it all works, the contenders try to make trades that give their team a better chance at the title,...
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Top 10 storylines for the second half of the NBA season

Now that the All-Star Game is a thing of the past, NBA teams are looking forward to the unofficial start of the second half. It will begin with the trade deadline this week, which will surely impact how the playoff race plays out moving forward.But there’s a whole heck of a lot more to look at when checking in on the top storylines for the second half of the NBA season.Will the...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcin Gortat has the best Valentine’s Day advice

It is Valentine’s Day, which means all you would-be Lotharios out there might need some gift-giving guidance. For help, please turn to Marcin Gortat, incurable romantic and budding advice podcaster. Asked by “Locked on Wizards” host Ben Standig for any tips for the smitten, Gortat offered this. “Listen, back a few years ago when I […]
Via DC Sports Blog
9 days ago

Marcin Gortat says he and Markieff Morris are the ‘Phoenix Outlaws’

When he’s not rolling to the paint, tapping back offensive rebounds or earning praise as one of the best screeners in the NBA, Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat is coming up with new nicknames. He can’t help it. He already calls himself the “Polish Hammer” and “Polish Machine,” but apparently that’s not enough. Following the […]
Via Wizards Insider
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcin Gortat reveals new nickname, breaks down win over Indiana

Marcin Gortat reveals a nickname he and Markieff Morris share -- "The Phoenix Outlaws" -- and recaps the win over Indiana.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
12 days ago

Can the Washington Wizards contend for the Eastern Conference title?

Marcin Gortat has stated recently that the Washington Wizards may have the best starting lineup in the Eastern Conference. “I would say yes. I do truly believe that we have the best starting five in this conference. And if everybody’s healthy, everybody plays 100% max effort, then we definitely have the best starting lineup.” The defending NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers may...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcin Gortat: Wizards have best starting lineup in East

The Washington Wizards have won 13 of their last 15 games, and it has given them quite the bout of confidence.In a recent interview with Chris Miller of CSN Mid-Atlantic, Wizards center Marcin Gortat was asked if he thought Washington had the best starting lineup in the Eastern Conference.“I would say yes,” Gortat replied. “I do truly believe that we have the best starting...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcin Gortat tweets apology to young crying Wizards fan

A young Washington Wizards fan was shown on camera crying Wednesday night as his team lost to the Philadelphia 76ers, but his frown was quickly turned upside down after the game thanks to his favorite player. The fan, who was there with his family supporting Marcin Gortat, broke the hearts of viewers when the Wizards were trailing by 13 in the fourth quarter. TFW you're really...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Marcin Gortat calls Wizards' bench ‘one of worst in league’

The Wizards fell to 2-7 on the season after a 106-95 loss to the Bulls on Saturday. After the game, Marcin Gortat, as he usually does, said what was on his mind. That included what he thinks about play of the reserves thus far. Washington has a pretty solid starting five of John Wall, Bradley Beal, Otto Porter, Markieff Morris, and Gortat, when all are healthy. After that, there...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Marcin Gortat meets giraffe named after him, calls it his ‘godson’

Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat met the giraffe named after him and a new friendship seemed to be formed. Gortat posted pictures on his Instagram where he fed his “godson,” Gortat. Warning: The pictures are extremely adorable. Czas nakarmić chrześniaka A photo posted by Marcin Gortat (@mgortat13) on Jun 16, 2016 at 6:09am PDT ...
Via The Comeback
June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

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