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Washington Wizards forward Chris Singleton, drives to the basket against Orlando Magic forward Kyle O'Quinn, left, forward Andrew Nicholson, center, and forward Maurice Harkless during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

Washington Wizards forward Chris Singleton, drives to the basket against Orlando Magic forward Kyle O'Quinn, left, forward Andrew Nicholson, center, and forward Maurice Harkless during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

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