Category: ‘Quick Hits’

John Wall Dedicates Emotional Victory to His Six Year Old Friend Miyah
December 8th, 2014 at 11:41 PM
John Wall had one of the best games of his career tonight, tallying 26 points, 17 assists, and 7 rebounds as he led the Washington Wizards to a 133-132 2OT victory over the Boston Celtics. It was a huge victory that salvaged the home-and-home series and helped the Wizards keep...

4-1 Wizards are Finding Ways to Win Ugly
November 7th, 2014 at 10:49 AM
Five games into the young season, the Washington Wizards sit atop the Eastern Conference standings at 4-1. But despite their success, the Wizards' hot start can be viewed with both excitement and frustration. On the one hand, the Wizards are in first place and are off to their best start...

Four Wizards Players Suspended After Paul Pierce-Joakim Noah Shoving Match
October 8th, 2014 at 5:37 PM
The Washington Wizards will go into their regular season opener with a depleted lineup, as the NBA has suspended four players in the wake of a shoving match between Paul Pierce and Joakim Noah. Nene, DeJuan Blair, Xavier Silas and Daniel Orton were each suspended for one regular season game...

Washington Wizards Hire Howard Eisley as Assistant Coach
September 4th, 2014 at 5:46 PM
The Washington Wizards and Los Angeles Clippers are swapping assistant coaches. After losing Sam Cassell to Doc Rivers' staff in July, the Wizards will replace him with Clippers assistant Howard Eisley, according to David Aldridge of Eisley has worked as the Clippers' player development assistant since 2010. He...

Old Washington Wizards-Cleveland Cavaliers Rivalry Revisited in “The Green Room”
September 5th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** In the age of free agency, maximum contracts, and friendly camaraderie among professional athletes, truly potent rivalries are often hard to come by. Some conflicts are founded on years of historical duels that help the rivalry withstand the tests of time, like those between the New York Yankees and Boston...