NERLENS NOEL

Get That Outta Here! Nerlens Noel Comes From Weak Side To Swat Nene’s Hook Shot Out Of Bounds

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Nerlens Noel averaged 1.0 block per game in November. He swatted 1.5 shots in December, 2.2 in January, and is notching an impressive 2.8 blocks in February. Just what will the Philadelphia 76ers rookie rim-protector do for March?

JOHN WALL

John Wall Dishes Fancy, Behind-The-Back Dime To Nene For The Flush

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There aren't many like him in the league, and John Wall proved once again last night he was one of the best open-court players in the Association with a tasty behind-the-back dime to Nene for the slam.

#CHICAGO BULLS

GIF: Nene Puts Nikola Mirotic On A Poster With An Emphatic Flush

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There aren't many players stronger than Nene in the NBA.

#BLAKE GRIFFIN

The Top 20 Power Forwards In The NBA Right Now

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While assembling Dime's list of the top 20 power forwards in the league today, we were struck by just how many different candidates merited consideration for various ranking thresholds.

#CHICAGO BULLS

Nene, Teammates Suspended For Leaving Bench During Monday’s Pierce/Noah Spat

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Suspensions surely aren't what Paul Pierce had in mind when he recently stressed a mindset of toughness and physicality to his new Washington Wizards teammates – especially when the players in question weren't even involved in the incident.

Video Games

Nene Compares Anthony Davis To Street Fighter’s Yogi “Dhalsim”

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Wizards Brazilian big man Nene never struck us as a player prone to hyperbole.

WASHINGTON WIZARDS

Video: John Wall’s Wraparound Dime To Nene

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In Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, the Wizards continued their playoff trend of getting ahead early in the first quarter, and John Wall wasn't just blocking guys from behind, either.

WASHINGTON WIZARDS

The Wizards Will Make The Eastern Conference Finals

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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

No Nene For Wizards After Game 3 Scuffle Leads To Suspension

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Wizards big man Nene will have courtside seats to watch his team take on the Bulls in Game 4.

#CHICAGO BULLS

Nene Ejected After Butting Heads Then Choking Jimmy Butler

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Things got heated in the fourth quarter between the Wizards and Bulls.

#DWIGHT HOWARD

The 10 Best Dunks In The NBA Last Week

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It seems as if the All-Star Game only inspired players to throw down dunks that were far more vicious and creative than anything we saw in the first half of the season.

WASHINGTON WIZARDS

Video: Nene Ties Career-High & Slams Game-Winner

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There were two heroes in Washington on Saturday night.

#KEVIN DURANT

Nene Says NBA Referees Allow Kevin Durant To Carry The Ball

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The Wizards finally ended the Kevin Durant onslaught on Saturday night, terminating the Thunder's 10-game winning streak and forcing KD into an uncharacteristic (and unheard of in 2014) 8-for-21 night shooting the ball.

#LeBron James

Video: Wizards’ Nene Rejects LeBron James At The Rim

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Early in the first quarter on Wednesday night, Dwyane Wade came up with the loose ball and pushed it up the court with a dish to LeBron James.

TIMOFEY MOZGOV

The NBA’s 30 Biggest Unsung Heroes

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Behind every great team, the superstars and the dynasties, are the guys that the average fans don't know about.

#Twitter

Video: The Various Cartoonish Faces Of The Wizards’ Nene

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Perhaps you read Grantland's Zach Lowe talking with Wizards big man, Nenê Hilario, where the 6-11 Brazilian elaborated on his team this year and explained how he's attempting to mold some of the younger Wiz players into a playoff-caliber collection.

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.


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