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Members of the USA Basketball Men's National Team pose for a team photo before practice at the Mendenhall Center at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on July 28, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bradley Beal to Recruit USA Basketball Teammates to Play for Wizards

As Bradley Beal continues his campaign to make the USA Basketball team, he says he hasn’t yet begun recruiting any of his American teammates to consider D.C. as they become free agents in the coming years, but he will.

07/29/2014

John Wall of the Washington Wizards talks with Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder during the game at the Verizon Center on February 2, 2014 in Washington. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Positioned to Win Now, Possibly Make Run at Durant in 2016

The Wizards have done a remarkable job with free agency this offseason, in positioning themselves to win now, and also possibly make a run at Kevin Durant in 2016.

07/15/2014

Bradley Beal (left) and John Wall. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards’ Beal, Not Wall, Selected For U.S. National Team’s Training Camp

John Wall, Bradley Beal’s backcourt mate with the Wizards, has not been named yet.

07/14/2014

Bradley Beal (left) and John Wall. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wall, Beal are Wizards’ Future, Rest Uncertain

The Washington Wizards’ future revolves around John Wall and Bradley Beal. Now the team has to decide who else will tag along.

05/16/2014

Roy Hibbert of the Indiana Pacers handles the ball against Nene of the Washington Wizards during Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on May 7, 2014 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Ind. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Now Want To Slow Pacers’ Hibbert In Game 3

Wizards center Marcin Gortat heard the question and waited several seconds before speaking. He took a deep breath. Cleared his throat.

05/09/2014

Roy Hibbert of the Indiana Pacers handles the ball against Nene of the Washington Wizards during Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on May 7, 2014 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Ind. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hibbert Leads Pacers Past Wizards, 86-82 In Game 2

Big Roy Hibbert came up with a big answer for his critics and his teammates Wednesday night.

05/07/2014

Bradley Beal #3 of the Washington Wizards shoots the ball against the Indiana Pacers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on May 5, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Paul George Calls Bradley Beal ‘Superstar in This League … He’s on the Rise’

Bradley’s Beal’s magnificent performance in the Wizards 102-96 second-round Game 1 victory didn’t go unnoticed by opposition, with Pacers guard Paul George calling the 20-year-old a “superstar” who’s “on the rise.”

05/06/2014

Bradley Beal of the Washington Wizards handles the ball against the Chicago Bulls during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on April 27, 2014 at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bradley Beal Knew Wizards Were Better Than Bulls ‘Before We Even Played Them’

“We knew we were better than this team before we even played them,” Bradley Beal said of his Wizards heading into their series against the Bulls, he told The Junkies on Friday.

05/02/2014

Nene Hilario of the Washington Wizards drives against Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2014 NBA Playoffs on April 29, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Ill. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Outlast Bulls 75-69, Win Series 4-1

John Wall finished with 24 points, Nene scored 20, and the Washington Wizards beat the Chicago Bulls 75-69 on Tuesday night to clinch their first-round series in five games.

04/29/2014

The Washington Wizards huddle prior to the start of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Chicago Bulls on April 22, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Ill. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Seek Real Homecourt Advantage vs. Bulls

If empty seats are any indication, the Washington Wizards are just as big of a surprise in their own city as they are to the rest of the NBA.

04/25/2014

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