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Report: Washington Wizards Close to Signing John Lucas III
October 21st, 2014 at 10:28 AM
ESPN's Marc Stein is reporting that the Wizards are close to signing free agent John Lucas III, according to sources. In the wake of Bradley Beal's wrist njury, the team has been looking for backcourt depth, and Lucas, a DC native, could be a possible solution. The 31 year old...

Report: Washington Wizards Continue to Pursue Ray Allen, Won’t Make a Panic Trade
October 13th, 2014 at 5:23 PM
Bradley Beal's fractured left wrist, which will cause him to miss six weeks, has left a gaping hole in the Washington Wizards' backcourt. With the unproven Glen Rice Jr. and Garrett Temple the only healthy shooting guards left on the team, it would appear the Wizards need to make some...

Bradley Beal Fractures Left Wrist, Expected to Miss 6-8 Weeks
October 12th, 2014 at 10:43 AM
The Washington Wizards face yet another setback in an unfortunate and injury-plagued preseason, as guard Bradley Beal is expected to miss 6-8 weeks with a fractured wrist. An MRI Saturday revealed the extent of the injury, described as a non-displaced fracture of the scaphoid bone in his left wrist. The...

Martell Webster Likely to Retire at the End of His Current Contract
October 3rd, 2014 at 10:51 AM
At 27 years old, it would appear on the surface that Washington Wizards swingman Martell Webster should have plenty left in the tank. But nine seasons of wear and tear and a series of painful back injuries has him thinking about retirement, and it could come sooner rather than later....

Is Martell Webster in Danger of Falling Out of the Wizards’ Rotation?
September 7th, 2014 at 9:53 AM
Martell Webster has been a solid, high-usage role player in his two seasons with the Wizards. Alternating between starter and sixth man, the veteran has posted career-best numbers and provided value as a spot-up shooter. However, there are some disconcerting factors that could signify that Webster's time as a prominent...

Martell Webster Out 3-5 Months Following Back Surgery
June 27th, 2014 at 3:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's just being reported that Martell Webster had surgery today to treated a herniated disk and will be out 3-5 months. It appears Webster injured his back while working out in the Verizon Center last week. This will be the third back surgery that Webster has had and he...

Wizards Post Season Awards: the Washington Monument
June 18th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** On August 23, 2011 an earthquake with a 5.8 magnitude ran through the DC area, being felt as far away as Baltimore. Many west coasters derided the reaction of the Metropolitan response, but the already crumbling infrastructure took a big hit. How big of a hit? After almost 3 years...

Washington Wizards Quickly Sign Jannero Pargo
October 1st, 2012 at 8:10 PM
The last thing that the Washington Wizards needed was for their best player to go down with an injury before training camp, but that's exactly what happened to John Wall over the weekend.  After the sudden news that Wall would be shut down for at least eight weeks with a knee problem,...

Brazil Center NenĂª Aggravates Nagging Foot Injury, Sits Out Against Spain
August 7th, 2012 at 8:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Nenê's history of injuries in his NBA career have been well-documented, and were taken into consideration when the Washington Wizards traded for him in March. So when news broke that the Brazilian big man sat out of his Olympic team's final preliminary game against Spain on Monday, a bit of unease fell upon...