| 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...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 11:47 PM
Men's college basketball
Pittsburgh has suspended junior forward Durand Johnson (Lake Clifton) for the entire season for undisclosed reasons, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Johnson averaged 8.8 points and three rebounds per game last season...
| Nov 18, 2014
Rasual Butler served as Washington Wizards shooting guard Bradley Beal's replacement until Monday, when Beal returned to practice for the first time since fracturing his left wrist during an Oct. 10 exhibition against the Charlotte Hornets. He underwent...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:41 PM
Washington Wizards shooting guard Bradley Beal was a full participant at practice Tuesday for the second straight day. He initially hoped to make his season debut against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday, but coach Randy Wittman did not rule out the...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 6:22 PM
Observations from Monday night's 107-86 loss to the Washington Wizards at the Verizon Center:
-- Coming out flat defensively didn't matter Sunday in New York.
-- Those, after all, were the Knicks.
-- This time it mattered, and the Wizards made the...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 7:24 PM
The Miami Heat certainly have had their moments over the years at the Verizon Center.
There was the season finale in 2012 when injuries that left Erik Spoelstra no choice but to start Eddy Curry. With a defibrillator possibly courtside, the Heat...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Here's our team-by-team preview of the Eastern Conference. Teams are in predicted order of finish in their divisions.
SOUTHEAST DIVISIONMiami Heat
Last Season: 54-28, 1st in Southeast. Lost to San Antonio in NBA Finals.
The Buzz: See the Cleveland...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 10:43 AM
The expectations have been raised, perhaps higher than they've been in a decade.
The roster has been bolstered, with the additions of aging superstar Paul Pierce and blue-collar power forward DeJuan Blair.
Are the Washington Wizards for real, or was...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 7:44 PM
When the Washington Wizards drew a sellout crowd to Baltimore last year, it was more about the homecoming of a visiting All-Star, New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony, than about a team going back to its ancestral roots.
The Wizards returned Monday...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 10:16 PM
Royal Farms Arena
Monday, 7 p.m.
TV: Comcast SportsNet
Radio: 99.1 FM, 1500 AM
Wizards to play preseason game here Monday
Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman was discouraged by his team's stagnant offense in the...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:08 PM
So how do the Heat stack up individually with the wise guys? Put it this way, the greatest fascination is with a certain ex-Heat.
A look at Bovada.lv's latest offshore odds:
Odds to Win 2014-15 NBA Regular Season MVP