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Currently I'm an iLevel of 872 and am putting out far less DPS than I should. On the boss level training dummy I can maintain around 300k and burst up to 400k w/ PI. Which I also know with my iLevel is probably still considered on the lower end of good. However, once I step into a boss fight my DPS barely surpasses our tanks.

I'm beginning to think I have no idea how to approach a rotation because of these numbers

Please help with whatever advice you can offer!

Here is my Armory: http://us.battle.net/wow/en/character/t ... ros/simple

And my logs: https://www.warcraftlogs.com/rankings/c ... 845/latest

Let me know what you think!

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A lot more haste will help. According to all the guides you only have a little over half the haste you should be playing with. Should be ~12k. Read more at howtopriest.com.

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Yup haste is definitely crucial so you should try and prioritize getting around the 12k margin. Also noticed you've been running auspicious spirits in every fight - the San'layn build is better if you have a lot of mastery. 

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