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The Washington Wizards raised some eyebrows last weekend when they capped their "Inspire" social media campaign — the team's chosen method of celebrating Black History Month — by posting a somewhat offputting split-screen image of owner Ted Le…Upvote Share Tweet
washingtonpost.com 1 hour agoSome Wizards fans have, for weeks, been discussing the future of their head coach. With great passion, too. But that discussion hasn’t gained much mainstream media traction. That changed on Thursday, when Grantland’s Bill Simmons up and called for Wittm…Upvote Share Tweetwashingtonpost.com Mar 4 (yesterday)Sorry, MJ. Otto Porter was the most impressive statue at Chicago’s United Center on Tuesday night. Porter’s defensive lapse in the final minute of the Wizards’ 97-92 loss to the Bulls was some real JaVale McGee-level stuff. Otto! OTTO! The Vine of Porte…Upvote Share Tweet
Nene Plays Like Shit, Gets Taunted By Old Dudesdeadspin.com Mar 4 (yesterday)The Wizards, now in the midst of a 1-7 skid, got beat last night by a Bulls team that was without Jimmy Butler, Taj Gibson, and Derrick Rose. The Wiz are a goddamn mess right now, but nobody had a worse night than Nene.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
A D.C. team is thinking championship; what could go wrong?washingtonpost.com Mar 3 (yesterday)Before the 2009-10 Wizards season, Antawn Jamison put a framed color photo of the Larry O’Brien Trophy in his locker, saying the Wizards needed “a little championship aura” in their locker room. “That’s all we’re talking about now,” Jamsion also said. “…Upvote Share TweetIt took until this week — when Black History Month was already over — for the Internet to notice Monumental Sports & Entertainment’s unusual month-long tribute to Black History Month. Players and staffers for the Wizards, Caps and Mystics chose a Af…Upvote Share Tweet
D.C. sports struggles led NBC 4 to show photos of cute doggies insteadwashingtonpost.com Mar 2 (3 days ago)Friday night was a dark time in D.C. sports. The Caps lost to the inferior Hurricanes, their third straight defeat. More significantly, the Wizards lost to the putrid 76ers, their sixth straight loss, and their second straight loss to an awful team. Die…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 27 (6 days ago)The Washington Wizards have moved from genuine contention to serious disappointment over the course of just a few weeks. Unfortunately for them, there do not appear to be easy answers to their problems. The Wizards faced the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells …Upvote Share Tweet
Tony Kornheiser says the Wizards are ‘dissolving’washingtonpost.com Feb 27 (6 days ago)The Wizards have had a terrible February, but one good thing came out of it. Sort of. Lots of people chimed in on what’s wrong with the Wizards, which makes them feel relevant in a way their bad teams of the recent past never were. Better to be ruthless…Upvote Share Tweet
Wizards’ Marcin Gortat discusses his frustrationswashingtonpost.com Feb 26After the Wizards’ loss to the Warriors on Tuesday night — in which he didn’t play a single fourth-quarter minute — Marcin Gortat was uncharacteristically blunt in the team’s locker room. “I’ll just say next question,” Gortat offered, when asked about h…Upvote Share Tweet
Wizards loss to Minnesota felt like the franchise’s bad old dayswashingtonpost.com Feb 26This is how bad the Wizards’ loss in Minnesota was Wednesday night: the aftermath of that game felt like the aftermath of a typical late-season Redskins meltdown. Each number you saw felt worse than the last. The postgame analysts on Comcast SportsNet a…Upvote Share Tweet
Pierce ruled out with bruised knee against Wolvesnba.com Feb 25Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce was a late scratch Wednesday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves because of a bruised knee.Upvote Share Tweet
G-Wiz clinches epic dance-off at Howard with backflipIt’s been a rough month for the Wizards and their fans, but G-Wiz seems to be immune to the depressing effects of 11 losses in 15 games. The mascot’s dancing skills certainly haven’t suffered. G-Wiz, who celebrated his birthday earlier this month, visit…Upvote Share Tweet
Most Wizards season tickets will increase for the second year in a rowFor the second year in a row, the price of most Wizards season tickets will go up, with an average increase of 22 percent, according to the team. Monumental Sports instituted a three-year price freeze shortly after obtaining a 100 percent interest in th…Upvote Share Tweet
Wizards’ three-point shooting woes have gone nationalIf Wizards fans needed one game to crystallize their team’s three-point shooting woes, Wednesday night’s loss to Golden State would work. In a seven-point loss to the NBA’s best team, the Wizards made exactly seven fewer three-pointers than Golden State…Upvote Share Tweet
Curry returns with 32 as Warriors dump WizESPN.com Feb 24Curry leads the way with 32, Warriors down Wizards, 114-107Upvote Share Tweet
Post Sports Live: Why was RGIII named starting quarterback in February?washingtonpost.com Feb 24The Post’s Des Bieler, Neil Greenberg and Dan Steinberg join host Gene Wang to discuss why Redskins coach Jay Gruden has already named Robert Griffin III as starting quarterback, look at what’s behind the Wizards’ recent struggles and talk about the big…Upvote Share Tweet
Uh, Guys? I Think The Wizards Forgot To Fire Randy Wittman?deadspin.com Feb 24Coming into Sunday's game in Detroit, the Washington Wizards had lost two straight and 9 of 13, a month-long stretch of almost uniformly horrendous basketball in which they've fallen from second to fifth in the East. After the 38-point beating they took…Upvote Share Tweet
Marcin Gortat is a Twitter-blocking machinewashingtonpost.com Feb 23Marcin Gortat is developing quite a history with Chicago Bulls fans on social media. During last year’s playoffs, he said a Bulls fan “made some terrorist threats” against the Wizards. And last month, after a win over Chicago, he asked “Why after every …Upvote Share TweetThe Cleveland Cavaliers' mediocre start to the season is officially a thing of the past. Coming into Friday's first post-break contest vs. the Washington Wizards having won 14 of 16 games, the Cavs have reestablished themselves as one of the most impres…Upvote Share Tweet
Wizards without G Beal, F Seraphin against Cavaliersnba.com Feb 20The Wizards are without guard Bradley Beal and forward Kevin Seraphin against the Cleveland Cavaliers.Upvote Share Tweet
Otto Porter Caught SleepingMar 4The "Highly Questionable" crew examines Otto Porter's boneheaded play against the Bulls.
Bulls Hold Off WizardsMar 3Pau Gasol scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in the Bulls' 97-92 win over the Wizards.
Porter Falls Asleep While Defending SnellMar 3Washington Wizards forward Otto Porter spaced out and forgot to defend Chicago Bulls guard Tony Snell as he ran to the other side of the court during a play.
Rockets RisingMar 2James Harden and the Rockets made a statement on Sunday beeating the Cavs. They were rewarded by Marc Stein.
Ray Allen says he will not play in NBA this seasonMar 4Ray Allen announced Wednesday that he will not play in the NBA this season and will re-examine his options next season.
ESPN NowMar 4Mark Rachesky, chairman of Lionsgate Entertainment and a noted distressed-asset investor, has emerged as the most recent bidder for the Atlanta Hawks,...
Sources: Lionsgate chairman bids for HawksMar 4Mark Rachesky, chairman of Lionsgate Entertainment and a noted distressed asset investor, has emerged as the most recent bidder for the Atlanta Hawks, according to league sources.
Miami Heat, Dallas Mavericks have interest in big man JaVale McGeeMar 3The Miami Heat and Dallas Mavericks have emerged as teams interested in free agent-to-be JaVale McGee, according to league sources.