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Washington Nationals fans cheer against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Bold Sports Predictions for 2015

I was recently asked to make a bold sports prediction for 2015. My initial response was understandably deemed a bit too racy to be included in CBS’s national piece but I am here to share it with you, unabridged.

01/13/2015

WASHINGTON, DC JANUARY 9: John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards handles the ball against the Chicago Bulls during the game on January 9, 2015 at Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wall Finally Beats Rose as Wizards Top Bulls, 102-86

John Wall beat Rose head-to-head for the first time Friday night, getting 16 points and 12 assists in a 102-86 win over the Chicago Bulls.

01/10/2015

John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards calls a play during a game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on December 25, 2014 in New York, New York. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

VIDEO: John Wall, Wizards Outclass Knicks, 102-91

John Wall had 24 points and 11 assists, eluding the Knicks all day until getting knocked to the floor by a flagrant foul that sparked an altercation, and the Washington Wizards beat New York 102-91 on Thursday.

12/25/2014

John Wall of the Washington Wizards puts up a shot between E'Twaun Moore and Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls during the second half of the Bulls 99-91 win at Verizon Center on December 23, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

John Wall vs. Derrick Rose Proved Well Worth Nearly Three-Year Wait

While the Wizards lost, 99-91, John Wall and Derrick Rose traded blows like titans, proving their matchup was well worth the nearly three-year wait.

12/24/2014

John Wall and Alex Ovechkin swap jerseys, er, sweaters once more. (via Monumental Network)

LOOK: The Wizards and Capitals Do Holiday Cards Better Than You

The Wizards and Capitals are filled with holiday cheer, and wearing ugly sweaters in this wacky, festive holiday video. So many laughs to be had. Check it out!

12/19/2014

John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

John Wall: Team USA ‘Left Two of the Best Young Guys in the League Off the Team’

John Wall has had plenty of bulletin board material to propel him to new heights this season, starting with being cut from Team USA. His goal, he says, it to “let them know they left two of the best young guys in the league off the team.”

12/17/2014

John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards celebrates after scoring against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the first half at Verizon Center on December 16, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Wall’s 21 Points, 17 Assists Lead Wizards Over Timberwolves

John Wall scored 21 points and equaled a career high with 17 assists and Rasual Butler had 23 points.

12/16/2014

Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is carted off the field after being injured in the first quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars at FedExField on September 14, 2014 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Vote: The Top 10 D.C. Sports Stories of 2014

2014 has seen the rise and fall of some of our most heroic athletes in the nation’s capital. Through all the cheers, bitten finger nails and tears, help us pick the absolute BEST D.C. sports stories of the year.

12/15/2014

John Wall #2, Bradley Beal #3, and Nene Hilario #42 of the Washington Wizards celebrate during the closing moments of the Wizards 104-96 win over the Los Angeles Clippers at Verizon Center on December 12, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Wall, Wizards End Clippers’ 9-Game Streak, 104-96

Twice it happened. John Wall poked the ball away from Chris Paul, and the ball deflected off Paul’s leg and out of bounds.

12/13/2014

John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards shoots the ball against the Orlando Magic during the game on December 10, 2014 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bradley Beal: John Wall ‘Leads Us and We Follow’

John Wall is still playing with the chip on his shoulder of a guy who want to be the “best point guard in the league,” Bradley Beal says of his teammates’ extraordinary play, adding, “he leads us and we follow.”

12/11/2014

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