Elvin
Hayes - The Big "E"

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When
the Fat Lady Sang...

With such hits as "I’m Your Boogie
Man," "Dancing Queen," and "Stayin’ Alive," disco was the music of choice
for most Americans in 1978, but for Washingtonians and their Washington
Bullets, it was the 1978 NBA Championship that provided sweet music to
their ears. More...

  • 1978 NBA Finals Recap: Washington 4, Seattle 3 | Video Highlights

  • Title
    Team Celebrates 25 Years
  • 1978
    Stats and Playoff Results
  • A Colorful
    Tradition

    Their first three years were played in two cities with
    three nicknames, but when Irene and Abe Pollin took control, the Washington
    Wizards stabilized, drafted legends and won
    a title
    .

    Team Destiny

    Relive the moments of the franchise's only championship.
    A team of destiny.

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