The Pixel-and-Roll Show Audio podcast on the Washington Wizards professional basketball team by writers from Truth About It.net

Adam McGinnis and Rashad Mobley of TruthAboutIt.net discuss poor start to the 2016-17 season by the Washington Wizards. 

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Adam McGinnis and Troy Haliburton discuss their experience at Washington Wizards Media Day. They parse the quotes of Scott Books, John Wall, and Bradley Beal. They chat about talking to Andrew Nicholson, Jason Smith and Trey Burke. This is Part One of a Two Part Podcast. 

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Rashad Mobley and Adam McGinnis chat about the media reports of personality conflicts between John Wall and Bradley Beal. They evaluate the (poor) journalism, assess the online fallout, and provide their viewpoints of this alleged "tension" between Washington's star basketball players. The discussion concludes with analysis of Otto Porter, Markieff Morris and Scott Brooks. 

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Troy Haliburton and Adam McGinnis of Truth About It.net  finish their monster conversation on the Wizards. Topics include: John Wall Quotes on KD, blame game against Wiz fans, Adam defending our DC community from the haters, Free Agent rumors, Beal skipping out onTeam USA, Wizards firing trainer, and new writer on the Wiz beat for WaPo. We have a new sponsor to our podcast in Sneekis. They are an online small business that sells several neat Washington, DC basketball tees, along with other DMV sports related apparel. You can receive 10% off your order by using the discount pixelandroll at checkout. Welcome aboard Sneekis! Listen and subscribe to one of the audio show feeds below. Thanks for your support.

Kyle Weidie and Adam McGinnis of Truth About It.net continue their conversation about the Wizards important summer. Listen and Subscribe to one of the audio show feeds below. Thanks for your support!

Jorge Castillo of Washington Post joins Adam McGinnis of Truth About It.net to discuss important current topics related to the Washington Wizards. Subjects include: Castillo's NBA Lottery Experience, seminal moment when season was lost, what exactly happened in the team's 2015-16 disappointment, Randy Wittman's departure, arrival of Scott Brooks, details of ownership's "plan," why Ted Leonsis gave the front office a pass but not Wittman, salary cap situation, Free Agency options, potential trades, buying into the NBA Draft, fading dreams of #KD2DC, Kelly Oubre's development, Tomas Satoransky coming over from Europe, and John Wall's knee surgery. Listen and Subscribe to one of the podcast feeds below. Thanks for your support!

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Music 

Intro: "Frikitona" - Plan B
Outro: "Que Buena Tu Ta"- Fuego 
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Editor of Bullets Forever, Jake Whitacre, joins Adam McGinnis of Truth About It.net to jam about the Washington Wizards. In this episode, the duo provides analysis of all the current postmortem talking points on why the Wizards failed in the 2015-16 season. This is part 1 of a two part discussion. 

Show timeline: 

Intros 
5:00 - When did Jake realize the Wizards were going to miss the playoffs
7:50 - Was this the least fun season following the team? 
10:40 - Talking Point Obits of Disappointment 
11:40 - Poor Defense 
15:55 - Transition to new offensive style 
17:25 - Gortat & Nene still a bad mix
19:10 - Small Ball style was correct but limited by roster make up 
21:40 - More Pace than Space 
24 - Validity of Injury Excuses 
27 - Too many one year contract complaints
30:20 - Players complaining about Wittman’s easy treatment of Nene
35:15 - Missing Leadership, Missing Paul Pierce & his TRUTH JUICE
38:30 - Sam Cassell 
40:50 - Possible rift between Wall & Beal, struggles playing together
45 - Dismal home record, bad free throw shooting team 
48:30 - Poor drafting and punting on picks finally caught up with Wiz (Warning: McGinnis Rant)
54: 40 - Lack of young depth led to struggles on back-to-back games
56 - Results of 2015-16 really matter because summer plan is still intact
58 - Evaluating the 3-year plan
1:00 - Due to shaky drafting, KD2DC might be only option forward to be a title contender. 


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April 19, 2016  

This episode is complete audio of end of season interviews from John Wall and Bradley Beal. Also, it includes brief commentary from Adam McGinnis on Randy Wittman's firing, negative reaction towards Ernie Grunfeld's continued reign and the failures of ownership in communicating their current plan to fans. 


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Rashad Mobley and Adam McGinnis put the final dagger in on Washington's 2015-16 season as the Wizards were officially eliminated from the playoffs over the weekend. Topics include: initial reaction to missing out on post-season, exactly when realized this season was lost, Pistons loss recap, Rashad's tweet on Wittman's likely firing blowing up online, Rashad's fondness for Tony Kornheiser, speculating why John Wall shut it down before Detroit game,  promise of Kelly Oubre, Bradley Beal being a scapegoat, and who is more to blame for disappointment out of players, coaches, front office and ownership. Subscribe to one of the podcast feeds below. Thanks for your support!

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Rashad Mobley and Adam McGinnis dice up the current sitch of the Washington Wizards. Topics include: Wiz recent streaky play, playoff probabilities, impressive victory over Atlanta, loss to the Hawks, devastating defeat to Minnesota, Lakers win, Bradley Beal disappearing, failure to close out games, missed opportunities, Gilbert Arenas memories, Randy Wittman's future, possible coaching candidates, answering fans questions, and Rashad believing the Wizards will "shock the world" against Golden State. 


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