| Apr 9, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — The Wizards rested star John Wall and starting center Nene on Wednesday night against the 76ers.
Turns out they didn't need those two in a 119-90 romp at the Wells Fargo Center in which Washington led from start to finish.
| Apr 2, 2015
WASHINGTON — Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman praised Marcin Gortat's work on the pick-and-roll Wednesday night.
Gortat said he simply did what he always does.
The Wizards center scored 23 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Bradley Beal added...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 12:36 PM
The Lakers got a tremendous performance from rookie guard Jordan Clarkson on Monday night in Philadelphia, but a relatively high volume of fans were left devastated by the Lakers' 113-111 win over the 76ers.
The cause of consternation? The Lakers...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 12:40 PM
The Clippers host the Washington Wizards at 7:30 p.m. Friday.
The Wizards (40-28) have won five games in a row, while the Clippers (44-25) have won two straight games.
When the teams played in Washington on Dec. 12, the Wizards won, 104-96. In that...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 10:51 PM
Dwyane Wade collected 21 of his 32 points in the first half, Goran Dragic scored 20 and the Miami Heat handed LeBron James another loss on his former home floor with a 106-92 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night.
Hassan Whiteside had...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 6:35 PM
Paul George is putting this weekend's comeback plan on ice. The concept of returning later this season is still heating up.
Indiana's two-time All-Star told reporters that he's much closer to playing now than when he returned to full practices two weeks...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 11:07 PM
Marc Gasol scored 23 points to lead the Memphis Grizzlies past his brother Pau Gasol and the Chicago Bulls 101-91 on Monday night in Chicago.
Gasol was 10 of 16 from the field for the Grizzlies, who moved to two games ahead of idle Houston in the...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:57 PM
They could have quit on this one, instead there almost was an improbable victory.
Starting shorthand and growing even more shorthanded as the night went on, the Miami Heat nearly pulled off something remarkable Friday night at the Verizon...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 4:30 AM
Stuffed pizza before a game? The Washington Wizards’ John Wall did it and so do more athletes than you think. Here’s that sighting and a few more from around the Chicago area:
- Wall dined Monday at Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak and Stone...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 10:04 PM
Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce nodded his head walking down the Verizon Center tunnel Friday night, a satisfied look on his face after celebrating on the court with some good-natured trash talk directed at Doc Rivers, his former coach on the...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 10:14 PM
Since entering the NBA nearly five years ago, disrespect — perceived and real — has been a steady source of motivation for John Wall. For reasons unknown to the Washington Wizards point guard, he was not mentioned among the best at his...