RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Verizon Center

A collection of news and information related to Verizon Center published by this site and its partners.

Top Verizon Center Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Wade helps spark Heat past Knicks 86-79 in return

    Wade helps spark Heat past Knicks 86-79 in return
    There was no easing back into the mix. Not for Dwyane Wade. Not for Carmelo Anthony. Not when the rest of the play was this ragged, when shooting percentages were meager, points scarce. Sunday night's 86-79 Miami Heat victory over the New York...
  • Big investments: Heat make guarantees to Whiteside, Hamilton

    Big investments: Heat make guarantees to Whiteside, Hamilton
    When it comes to investing in their future, the Miami Heat are thinking big. That has allowed centers Hassan Whiteside and Justin Hamilton to cash in over the past week. Not only did the Heat call up Whiteside from the NBA Development League last...
  • This Washington visit, White House isn't the Heat's house

    This Washington visit, White House isn't the Heat's house
    This time the D.C. accommodations weren't quite as prestigious. For the first time in three years, time in Washington doesn't include time at the White House for the Miami Heat, their two-year NBA championship run ending in June. Monday, that meant...
  • For starters: Miami Heat at Washington Wizards

    For starters: Miami Heat at Washington Wizards
    A look at the starting lineups, inactives, referees and a pregame note of note for Monday's 7 p.m. game between the Miami Heat and Washington Wizards at the Verizon Center (TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.3-FM, 710-AM-Spanish), with Nene...
  • Winderman's view: Wizards 107, Heat 86

    Winderman's view: Wizards 107, Heat 86
    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...
  • Wizards devastate defenseless Heat 107-86

    Wizards devastate defenseless Heat 107-86
    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...
  • Heat get brief chance to regain homecourt edge

    Heat get brief chance to regain homecourt edge
    The opportunity will be fleeting, actually one night only. Among the reasons the Miami Heat have been teetering around .500 so far this season has been a home record that now is south of .500. Wednesday night, they will have an opportunity to at least...
  • While preparing to play in Baltimore, Wizards have high hopes for season

    While preparing to play in Baltimore, Wizards have high hopes for season
    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...
  • Wittman frustrated by lack of ball movement

    Wittman frustrated by lack of ball movement
    Preseason Pelicans@Wizards 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...
  • Capitals beat Flyers 3-2 in shootout as Hextall denies rumors

    WASHINGTON — Just moments after trade rumors involving the Flyers started to catch fire in Canada on Thursday night, general manager Ron Hextall hurried out of his box at the Verizon Center and poured cold water on them. Speculation took off...
  • Atlantic 10 taking basketball tournament to Pittsburgh, Washington, D.C.

    The Atlantic 10 will stage its 2017 men’s basketball tournament in Pittsburgh and the 2018 edition in Washington, D.C., furthering the conference’s major-market branding of its flagship sport. Commissioner Bernadette McGlade announced the...