Andre Miller could end personal playoff drought against Bulls


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If the Wizards can close out the Chicago Bulls tonight (or Thursday, or Saturday), it will mark the first time that point guard Andre Miller has won a playoff series. You can say the same thing about John Wall and Bradley Beal, and a number of other Washington players, of course, but those guys aren’t 38 years old with nine previous postseason trips to their name.

UPDATE: Andre Miller is advancing to round two, y’all.

This surprised me: Miller ranks 36th on the list of career NBA regular season games played, one game ahead of Patrick Ewing and four games behind Dirk Nowitzki.

This surprised me even more: Forget winning a single playoff series. Of the 35 players ahead of Miller on the career games played list, 20 of them have won at least one NBA title.

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