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Wizards' Morris detained for suspected marijuana

"A suspicious item" triggered a search of Markieff Morris' suitcase and "suspected marijuana" was found during the secondary search Thursday at Philadelphia's airport, officials told CSN Philly.

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Former Wiz center alleges racial bias

Etan Thomas, who played seven seasons for Washington ending in 2008-09, posted on his Facebook page that a white woman wouldn't allow him to occupy the train seat next to her but gave it to a white man a few minutes later. Kansas City Star

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Can Oubre push for starting role?

J. Michael of CSN Washington writes about the Wizards' Kelly Oubre Jr.'s opportunity to push Otto Porter Jr. for a starting SF position. "Of all the parts of Oubre's game that was expected to take time to develop ... it was his three-point shot but the lefty's form was smooth from the longer range. He was better at catch-and-shoot than Porter who is clearly more comfortable as a mid-range shooter." CSN Washington

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Seven coaches hired, three to go

The reported hiring of Jeff Hornacek by the Knicks would leave three NBA teams still seeking to name new head coaches for the 2016-17 season. That's assuming no other positions come open anytime soon.

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Penn: Picking up Morris is 'right move' for Washington (1:21)
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Will Wiz add another foundation piece?

Three of Washington's starters came via the lottery: John Wall (drafted first overall in 2010), Bradley Beal (third in 2012) and Otto Porter Jr. (third in 2013). (ESPN/WatchESPN, 8 p.m. ET) Play the NBA draft lottery

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Wizards, Korkmaz appear to be likely fit

The Wizards have a 0.6 percent chance of landing the first draft pick in Tuesday night's NBA lottery and are most likely to choose 13th.

  • If they draft first, Chad Ford thinks they should take LSU's Ben Simmons.
  • They have a 2.2 percent chance of getting a top-3 pick.
  • If they go at No. 13, their selection should be shooting guard Furkan Korkmaz of Turkey, according to Ford.
Ford's lottery guide (Insider)

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High turnover rate among coaches

Scott Skiles' departure from the Magic on Thursday was the 12th change in an NBA head-coaching position since the beginning of the current season. That includes four teams that reached the playoffs and one that finished first in a conference.

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What if MJ had played straight through?

For all of Michael Jordan's Hall of Fame accomplishments, it's intriguing to consider what he might have added to his legacy during the seasons that he skipped. Best even better

Team Stats

Points Per Game104.19th
Rebounds Per Game41.826th
Assists Per Game24.55th
Points Allowed104.621st

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2015-164141.500
2014-154636.561
2013-144438.537
2012-132953.354
2011-122046.303

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