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Washington Wizards 2013 top NBA draft pick Otto Porter speaks during a news conference at the Verizon Center in Washington, Friday, June 28, 2013. The Wizards selected Porter who was the third overall pick in the NBA draft. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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Washington Wizards 2013 top NBA draft pick Otto Porter speaks during a news conference at the Verizon Center in Washington, Friday, June 28, 2013. The Wizards selected Porter who was the third overall pick in the NBA draft. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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