Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Recap: Washington Wizards Lose First Preseason Game 100-88
October 8th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Washington Wizards' 100-88 preseason loss to the woeful Charlotte Bobcats was not televised or aired on the radio, and with the Washington Nationals beginning their playoff baseball run and the Washington Redskins struggling valiantly in another tough Sunday duel, who should care? One look at the Washington/Charlotte box score and...

Summer League Journal: Wizards Finish 3-2 at Vegas After Defeating Milwaukee Bucks 78-75
July 19th, 2012 at 6:00 AM
Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards ended their 2012 Vegas Summer League campaign with a 78-75 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks at the COX Pavilion on Wednesday. In what proved to be their most competitive and entertaining game of the summer, the Wizards battled back to take the lead in the...

Summer League Journal: Washington Wizards Even Summer League Record with Win Against Memphis Grizzlies
July 18th, 2012 at 12:48 PM
The Washington Wizards survived a torrid shooting performance by second year player Josh Selby of the Memphis Grizzlies and won their fourth game of Summer League 83-77 at the COX Pavilion on Tuesday. Selby, the former number one high school recruit in the country, scored 35 points and shot seven for...

USA Men’s Basketball Team Defeats Brazil in Olympic Exhibition Game at Verizon Center
July 17th, 2012 at 12:36 PM
Washington Wizards center Nenê was unable to defend his home court, the Verizon Center, in an exhibition match that pitted his Brazilian squad against the top-ranked United States team featuring NBA superstars LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, and Kevin Durant among others.  ***PHOTO1*** Though Nenê and Brazil were able to keep the score...

NBA Summer League Journal: Wizards Defeated by the NBA D-League Select Team 85-78
July 16th, 2012 at 6:00 AM
The Washington Wizards suffered their second loss of the NBA's Las Vegas Summer League Sunday night. They were defeated by the NBA Developmental League's All-Star 85-78, closing out their third straight day of play at the COX Pavilion this weekend. Andre Emmett and Jeremy Wise had 17 and 12 respectively for...

NBA Summer League Journal: Washington Wizards Fall to Atlanta Hawks 102-82
July 14th, 2012 at 10:57 AM
Third overall pick Bradley Beal did not disappoint in his first appearance in a Washington Wizards uniform. Beal scored 22 points yesterday during the NBA's Las Vegas Summer League opener against the Atlanta Hawks. Yet for all of his efforts the team came up embarrassingly short, losing 102-82 to a Hawks...