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Marcin Gortat Posterizes Ian Mahinmi

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Mahinmi is becoming a crash test dummy.

WASHINGTON WIZARDS

Limping Coach Randy Wittman Still Owes His Wizards A Slam Dunk

Coaches use all sorts of tactics to motivate their players.

WASHINGTON WIZARDS

The Wizards Will Make The Eastern Conference Finals

Since the Washington Wizards took care of business rather early by winning their first-round series against the Chicago Bulls in five games, the basketball world has had some time to digest what just happened.

#CHICAGO BULLS

NBA Probes Twitter Threat Against Wizards

The Washington Wizards ran into a deranged fan, not so uncommon in the sports landscape, but this man's anger and violence as the Wizards were eliminating the Chicago Bulls in the first round, called for a formal investigation.

#BOSTON CELTICS

Marcin Gortat Rondo’d The Boston Celtics

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One of these things is not like the others.

Smack

Marcin Gortat Wants The NBA To Be More Like The NHL & Allow In-Game Fighting

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There are a lot of Dime readers who seem to think the contemporary NBA has gone soft.

WASHINGTON WIZARDS

Video: John Wall Leads Wizards Past Raptors In Triple-OT Thriller

The Wizards-Raptors game on Thursday night was supposed to take a backseat to the games on TNT.

#BLAKE GRIFFIN

The NBA’s 10 Best Dunks Of The Week (2.10)

The Staples Center sets up shop for some of the best dunks and alley-oops you'll see this year.

#Twitter

Video: Quincy Acy Puts Marcin Gortat On A Poster

We're pretty hesitant to award dunks poster status, but even we had to acknowledge this next one deserves the distinction.

#gifs

GIFs: Raptors Feed Big Man Jonas Valanciunas For A Pair Of Slams

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These two buckets by Raptors big man Jonas Valanciunas might say more about the defense of the Wizards than it does about the cutting ability of the second-year Lithuanian, but he finished a pair of zapped entry passes with two-handed dunks that almost ripped the rim off the glass.

#BLAKE GRIFFIN

The Top 50 Fantasy Basketball Players Right Now

Player values are officially set in stone now, so it's time to update the Top 50.

WASHINGTON WIZARDS

John Wall, Nene Score 30 Apiece Leading Wizards Past Lakers, 116-111

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First pair of Wizards to score 30 or more since together Gilbert Arenas and Antawn Jamison in 2009.

#KOBE BRYANT

50 Best Nicknames In NBA History

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"Once you gain a nickname in this league, that's the ultimate respect" - Paul Pierce In many cases, what Pierce said was true (see what I did there.

#LeBron James

20 NBA Players Who Could Beat Up Deebo

The movie Friday, the 1995 stoner flick featuring Ice Cube and Chris Tucker, has become a cult classic over the years.

#DERRICK ROSE

12 Preseason Winners & Losers: Fantasy Basketball

It was hard to take too much from this year's preseason, but the position battles, first looks at rookies, and injuries made it much more intriguing to the fantasy world.

Rudy Gay

10 NBA Players On The Cusp Of Important Contract Years

This season, one of the biggest (and soon to be most repetitive) storylines will be the ensuing craziness that occurs when superstars like Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade, Dirk Nowitzki, and yes, even Chris Bosh can become free agents.

#BLAKE GRIFFIN

The Top 60 Big Men In Fantasy Basketball

While the whole country is gearing up for fantasy football, we here at Dime feel it's never too early for fantasy basketball draft preparation.

#DERRICK ROSE

Fantasy Basketball: The 2012-13 All NBA Disappointment Team

Just because the season is over doesn't mean Dime won't be bringing you any fantasy content.


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