| Jan 19, 2015
| 2:38 PM
WASHINGTON — Marcin Gortat scored 20 points, John Wall had 11 points and 10 assists and the Washington Wizards beat the overmatched Philadelphia 76ers 111-76 on Monday.
Washington went on a 20-3 run for a 27-11 lead late in the first quarter and...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:48 PM
It's a work in progress.
That proved the dominant theme after Tuesday's 80-minute practice at the Advocate Center, from the Bulls' current defensive rut to the closing-game pairing of Joakim Noah and Pau Gasol to Derrick Rose's pick-and-roll defense...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 6:07 AM
TV/radio: 7 p.m. Wednesday; CSN, ESPN, WMVP-AM 1000.
Storylines: The teams have split two meetings this season, both in Washington. The Wizards will be finishing a tough back-to-back, having beaten the Spurs 101-93 on Tuesday.
Trending: The Bulls have...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 10:18 AM
Mike Dunleavy shot jumpers after the Bulls' morning shootaround at the United Center, but will miss his seventh straight game Wednesday against the Wizards because of a sore right ankle.
Dunleavy jammed the ankle Jan. 1 and initially thought he'd return...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:22 AM
The Bulls dropped to 26-14 with Wednesday's 105-99 home loss to the Wizards. Here are three observations.
The January dog days officially are here.
Just think: There are still 14 games until the All-Star break, nine of which are on the road. But the...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 8:02 PM
The Bulls hadn't lost consecutive games since Nov. 21. That changed Friday night at Verizon Center. Riding double-doubles from Marcin Gortat, Nene and John Wall, the Wizards buried the Bulls' starters early and held on for a 102-86 victory....
| 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...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Damian Lillard had 27 points and a season-high nine assists as the Portland Trail Blazers used a big first half to rout the host Denver Nuggets, 130-113, on Wednesday night.
The Trail Blazers scored 84 points in the first half, one basket away from...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 9:18 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — L.A. Clippers coach Doc Rivers brought up Nik Vucevic's situation while raving about the Magic center.
"Vucevic is an All-Star. He's a terrific player," Rivers said. "He's probably the best player in the league nobody knows. I...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 5:46 PM
When/Where: 7 p.m., Verizon Center, Washington, D.C.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This is the second game of the four-game season series . . . The Heat won the first meeting in the teams' season...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:30 PM
NEW YORK -- Forward Paul Pierce scored 17 points as the Washington Wizards used a dominating third quarter en route to a 98-83 victory over the New York Knicks on Tuesday.
Shooting guard Garrett Temple continued to provide a spark for Washington in place...