| May 6, 2015
| 11:21 AM
Shortly before tipoff, the Atlanta Hawks learned that John Wall wouldn't be playing for the Washington Wizards in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
That should have made things a lot easier for top-seeded Atlanta, right?
Taken to the...
| May 3, 2015
| 2:12 PM
ATLANTA (AP) — After resting for the past week, the Washington Wizards merely had to withstand Atlanta's early pace.
Once the Hawks ran out of gas, Bradley Beal and the Wizards took control.
Just call them the road warriors.
Beal shook off a...
| May 2, 2015
| 7:16 PM
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks seem to have their swagger back.
Just in time for the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.
Coming off their most complete performance of the postseason, the top-seeded Hawks faced a quick turnaround...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 9:48 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — De manera contundente, los Wizards de Washington completaron la primera barrida en su historia durante una serie a un máximo de siete partidos, al aplastar el domingo 125-94 a los Raptors de Toronto.
John Wall agitó una toalla...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 8:46 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. — When Victor Oladipo was growing up in the suburban Washington area, he often wondered what it might be like to play for the Wizards.
"Isn't that what you kind of dream about as a kid?" he said.
Playing against the Wizards is a...
| 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 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...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 3:43 PM
ATLANTA — The last time the Orlando Magic played the same opponent on back-to-back days, Brian Hill was the team's coach, Randy Wittman was a Magic assistant coach and Dwight Howard and Jameer Nelson were in just their second NBA seasons.
| 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...