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Marcin Gortat has sickest (only?) Wizards-themed garage ever


Marcin Gortat has sickest (only?) Wizards-themed garage ever

Center Marcin Gortat has a well documented love of nice cars and the Washington Wizards. You'll never guess what his garage looks like. 

I just pimped my garage ! Do u like it?? #logo #washington #dcrising

A photo posted by Marcin Gortat (@mgortat13) on Dec 10, 2015 at 6:28am PST

Ok, so maybe you did guess. But how sick is that setup? 

The space looks more like a Wizards-themed showroom than your average garage. Where are the decades-old Christmas decorations? I see no rakes in there!

In case you need a reminder, here's a sampling of the Polish Hammer's car collection. 

After watching Paul Walker in F&F i bought that M5!! Its pretty and its fast!! Close to 800hp:)) #RIPpaul #greatactor #dreamcar

A photo posted by Marcin Gortat (@mgortat13) on Dec 1, 2013 at 3:10pm PST

Testing..... My New toy! #summer #activites

A video posted by Marcin Gortat (@mgortat13) on May 28, 2014 at 9:02pm PDT

"50 shades Of Burgundy " by MGORTAT #isSuitMatchedWithTheCar #orCarMatchedWithSuit pic by @airsolar

A photo posted by Marcin Gortat (@mgortat13) on Mar 29, 2015 at 7:59am PDT

#theWayUdressTheWayUplay season opener in Orlando!!! Looking forward to this game! Coming strong after good night sleep in my own bed! This weather is unbelievable here! #dcrising #wizKids #orlando

A photo posted by Marcin Gortat (@mgortat13) on Oct 28, 2015 at 1:12pm PDT

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Don't expect a big role for Ramon Sessions with Wizards after signing as free agent

Don't expect a big role for Ramon Sessions with Wizards after signing as free agent

When Ramon Sessions was last with the Wizards, he was the primary backup point guard behind starter John Wall. Now back with the team on a 10-day contract, he is expected to play a much more muted role.

Wizards head coach Scott Brooks spoke of Sessions as the fourth-string point guard, not only behind Wall who remains out to recover from left knee surgery, but also behind Tomas Satoransky and Tim Frazier. The presence of Sessions should not affect Satoransky's minutes as the replacement starter and it doesn't sound like Frazier is in jeopardy of moving down the depth chart, either.

"I don't know how many minutes or opportunities he will get, but with the way he holds himself I feel comfortable if we need him in a pinch," Brooks said. "We have some coverage now if one of our guards goes down or gets in foul trouble."


Brooks mentioned Sessions' ability to play some at shooting guard if needed. He also praised Sessions' penchant for getting to the free throw line. Sessions has averaged 3.9 free throw attempts in just 23.5 minutes per game. That's highest among active players who have averaged 24 minutes or less in their career.

Sessions played well for the Wizards down the stretch of the 2014-15 season and in the 2015-16 campaign. As a member of the Wizards, he averaged 9.2 points and 3.0 assists per game.


He has played for eight different teams, but has always felt a connection to Washington.

"It just always felt like a place I could end up back one day," he said. "People always ask me, being on so many teams, 'what's the home team to you?' I always come back to the Wizards. It was a place I was only here a year-and-a-half, but it feels like much longer than that with the run we had and the fans and the support I get when I come here."

Exactly how long Sessions will be here is unclear. He couldn't crack the Knicks' rotation earlier this season and has a lot to prove. Still, he's excited for the opportunity.


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Kevin Durant commits $10 million to Prince George's County public schools


Kevin Durant commits $10 million to Prince George's County public schools

Kevin Durant continues to give back to the community that raised him. 

Durant, who calls Prince George's County, MD., home, recently announced a partnership with Prince George's County public schools. 

The partnership, which comes with a $10 million dollar commitment from Durant, will help fund a program called College Track. Essentially, it's a 10-year program that provides basic infrastructure — test prep, tutoring, college selection and how to get financial aid — that kids from less-advantaged families often times don’t have.

Durant's money will go towards building College Track's Maryland center. There are nine other College Tracks across California, Colorado, and Louisiana, and the program has helped over 3,000 students get to college and beyond. This Maryland center will be the first of three that are planned to go up in the DC area. 

You can read the entire article about Durant and College Track right here.