Marcin Gortat Newswire (Page 14)

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  1. Sixers Lose, But Who Cares? Okafor Shines in Preseason DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Liberty Ballers

    ... to post up deep, he converted on a bunch of mid range opportunities, the best being a baseline fade-away over Marcin Gortat . Defensively, he did a fine job. He navigated pick and rolls well, defended the paint well. All things considered, not a bad ...

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  2. Washington Wizards Display New Offense In Win Over Philadelphia 76ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Wiz of Awes

    ... available player. That's something they certainly didn't do last season. Wall orchestrated pick-and-rolls with Marcin Gortat , which resulted in open shots from the perimeter for Otto Porter and Kris Humphries , who started the game over Nene. In ...

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  3. Sixers' Jahlil Okafor solid in first NBA actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Philly.com

    His first couple of offensive series in the NBA had 76ers rookie Jahlil Okafor matched against Washington's physical center, Marcin Gortat. Okafor begged for the ball about eight feet from the basket, but Gortat shoved him to about 12 feet.

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  4. Gooden and Humphries shooting threes? For Wizards, it's not a stretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... last season with the Milwaukee Bucks. "The biggest adjustment is going to be for the fours," Wizards center Marcin Gortat said, referring to Washington's new offense. Washington Wizards forward Kris Humphries sails in for a basket against Brooklyn ...

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  5. Otto Porter Leads Wizards Making Jump in ESPN RankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... in the NBA, a huge jump from his 2014 ranking of 260th. The rankings are ongoing and John Wall, Bradley Beal, Marcin Gortat and Nene have yet to have their positions revealed, but Porter comes in fifth on the team after a breakout sophomore ...

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  6. Bradley Beal says himself, Wizards trying to reduce long two pointersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... this summer." This is another step in the Wizards trying to modernize their offense - you will see less of the Marcin Gortat and Nene big front line and more small ball with guys like Jared Dudley getting time at the four. That should space the ...

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  7. Washington Wizards 2015-2016 Player Previews: Jared DudleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Wiz of Awes

    ... sliding down to small forward when Washington wants to go big and pair either Nene or Kris Humphries with Marcin Gortat . Dudley is a career 40% 3-point shooter and assuming the natural uptick with playing beside Wall, his efficiency and hopefully ...

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  8. Marcin Gortat looking forward to more small ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. When Marcin Gortat agreed to spend the next five years of his career with the Washington Wizards last summer, the affable center understood he was ...

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  9. Pace, space priorities for the Wizards' offense from the start of training campRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... are stuck-in-the-mud numbers, not just below average. One factor during the regular season, beyond Nene and Marcin Gortat often playing together in the middle, was that the Wizards ' backup point guard was then-38-year-old Andre Miller. To pick up ...

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  10. Washington Wizards Focusing On Pace, Spacing During Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Wiz of Awes

    ... offensive team in the postseason. John Wall and Bradley Beal had room to orchestrate the offense while Marcin Gortat became a threat diving towards the basket. Wittman, who's been labeled as one of the most stubborn coaches in the NBA, said all the ...

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  11. Washington Wizards' Jared Dudley Could Return Before Regular Season BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Wiz of Awes

    ... to change his archaic style of basketball cost them some games during the regular season. With Nene and Marcin Gortat clogging the paint, Washington's star back court had virtually no room to operate and their offense suffered as a result. Paul ...

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  12. Marcin Gortat on lesson from Paul Pierce: Don't wear LeBron James' shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Washington Wizards' Marcin Gortat revealed during media day on Monday just how competitive his former teammate Paul Pierce can be, especially with his rival, LeBron James. According to the Washington Post , Gortat said that Pierce didn't let his Wizards' teammates wear James' shoes to practice last season.

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  13. Paul Pierce wouldn't let Washington Wizards teammates wear LeBron James sneakers, apparentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... with Cleveland. As for Pierce, well, he helped Washington in the locker room and on the court last season. Marcin Gortat raved about the example Pierce set every day . Now the 37-year-old star is with the Clippers -- and surely still peddling James ...

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  14. Paul Pierce doesn't let teammates wear LeBron shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | MSNBC

    At Wizards media day Monday, Polish big man Marcin Gortat was asked if he learned anything from Pierce . Gortat on what he learned from Paul Pierce: "Not to wear LeBron James's shoes to practice."

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  15. Wizards early returns promisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... allow Wall to be his best. "The most important thing that they're going to bring is shooting ability," said Marcin Gortat of the new acquisitions. "Each one of these guys can shoot threes, and that's really good for us. We're going to open up the ...

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  16. Paul Pierce didna t let Wizards teammates wear LeBron Jamesa s sneakers to practice last seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... apparel. "Well, what I learned from him, you're not allowed to wear LeBron James's shoes to practice," center Marcin Gortat joked. "I learned you have to be two hours before practice to lift. For warmups, you have to do at least jump rope. If Paul ...

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  17. Best and worst of Wizards Media Day 2015Read the original story

    Sep 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The Wizards' season began in earnest Monday at media day, and it featured no big surprises but a few fun cameos. There was a celebrity chef, a WWE-style championship belt, a hoverboard, a brand new John Wall sneaker colorway that we've never seen and a Marcin Gortat number change.

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  18. Beal: Wizards haven't offered me an extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... sheet with another team and give the Wizards a chance to match), sign Durant and have him next to John Wall , Marcin Gortat and as many veteran players as possible to make a run at title contention.

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  19. Washington Wizards Media Day: DeJuan Blair Loses Weight, Ready To ContributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Wiz of Awes

    ... Blatche-y injury: I don't know if Blair is going to be a regular in Wittman's rotation this upcoming season. Marcin Gortat, Nene and Kris Humphries will all see time at the center position. Still, even if Blair doesn't crack the rotation, it's still ...

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  20. Washington Wizards Media Day: Randy Wittman Will Continue Small-Ball This Upcoming SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Wiz of Awes

    ... a result. With Paul Pierce at the four spot, both John Wall and Bradley Beal had room to create offense while Marcin Gortat wasn't clogged in the paint. The improved spacing helped the Washington Wizards become one of the most efficient teams in the ...

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