Nene Compares Anthony Davis To Street Fighter’s Yogi “Dhalsim”
dimemag.com Updated Aug 20
Wizards Brazilian big man Nene never struck us as a player prone to hyperbole. That’s what make his complimentary comments about Anthony Davis to NBA.com’s Steve Ashburner all the more flattering. When Nene compares you to an iconic Street Fighter chara…Upvote Share Tweet
Lakers sign second-round pick Jordan Clarksonnba.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Jordan Clarkson, the 46th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, whose rights were acquired from the Washington Wizards on draft night, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak.Upvote Share Tweetwashingtonpost.com Aug 20Wizards guard John Wall is in China to promote his Adidas signature shoe line, which will be released in October. His first stop? The Juyongguan segment of the Great Wall in Beijing. Wall showed off his ‘Great Wall’ back tattoo and shot hoops while wear…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 17The headline says it all. Future Hall-of-Famer and key Washington Wizards free agent acquisition Paul Pierce shared an Instagram photo yesterday of he and legendary actor Al Pacino on a private plane. Better than the picture itself might be the incredib…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 13Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce could have retired after his last contract expired. He could have walked away from the NBA with a championship ring in hand, 10 All-Star games, more than 25,000 points and nearly $184 million in career earnings to …Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 13The 2014-2015 regular season schedule will be released live on NBA TV at 9:00 ET later today. But why wait that long to find out the slate of games on what’s become the league’s marquee day? Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski reports that Washington Wizar…Upvote Share Tweet
Wall Says Departed Assistant Sam Cassell Was Key To His Developmentdimemag.com Aug 11Washington Wizards All-Star point guard John Wall plans to use being cut from the USA Basketball World Cup squad as motivation for the upcoming season. Given the apparent influence of former Washington Wizards assistant coach Sam Cassell, though, improv…Upvote Share Tweet
John Wall Doesn’t Think He Was Given A Fair Chance With USA Basketballdimemag.com Aug 10Washington Wizards All-Star point guard John Wall was always an unlikely candidate to make USA Basketball’s final roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup, and he agrees with that assessment. As opposed to his shaky stylistic fit with the international game o…Upvote Share Tweet
John Wall’s new chest tattoo explainedwashingtonpost.com Aug 7When John Wall was still a teenager, he asked his mother whether he could get a portrait of his late father, John Carroll Wall, tattooed on his chest. His mother said no. So Wall decided he would wait. Before his rookie season in Washington, the Wizards…Upvote Share TweetIt appears increasingly likely that Kevin Durant will be leaving longtime basketball king Nike for hoops upstart Under Armour. The biggest question on the basketball world’s mind now is if he’ll do the same with the Oklahoma City Thunder and Washington …Upvote Share Tweet
Why Colin Cowherd Keeps Getting Away With This John Wall Shitdeadspin.com Aug 6John Wall won't make Team USA this year. This is a shame, because John Wall is fun and it's fun to see John Wall surrounded by players who aren't Washington Wizards. It's a shame also because Colin Cowherd has another reason to run his mouth about John …Upvote Share TweetTeam USA will on Tuesday formally announce the release of Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap from its FIBA World Cup roster, sources with knowledge of the moves say.Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Aug 3Some random dude on Twitter openly mused about how Marcin Gortat could afford premium porn after his new $60 million deal with Washington. The Wizards center could have easily ignored the tweet, but instead, he went that extra mile to talk to his fans. …Upvote Share Tweet
Wall On Goal For Wizards: “All You Can Ask For Now Is The Finals”dimemag.com Jul 30The Washington Wizards just enjoyed their most successful season in nearly a decade, winning a playoff series for the first time since 2005. However, that doesn’t mean John Wall is satisfied with his team’s standing in the Eastern Conference. Discussing…Upvote Share Tweet
Marcin Gortat brings us inside his fortress of solitude: 'I look at a white wall and contemplate'yahoo.com Jul 30After inking a lucrative five-year contract this month to return to the Washington Wizards, you might imagine that the rest of Marcin Gortat's summer would be dominated by rest, relaxation and the sort of high-rolling vacationing that a $60 million deal…Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Durant Hinting At Wizards Shows Irony Of CBAdimemag.com Jul 30Kevin Durant applauded LeBron James‘ decision to return to the Cavaliers when speaking to ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne during Team USA tryouts in Vegas yesterday. He also said some nice things about returning to play in his hometown when his Thunder face the…Upvote Share Tweet
Durant lauds LeBron's move, unsure of ownESPN.com Jul 29Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant congratulated LeBron James on his decision to return to Cleveland but says he's not sure if he'll play for his hometown Wizards when he becomes a free agent.Upvote Share Tweet
The 10-man rotation, starring what John Wall does or does not need to do to help the Wizards' offenseyahoo.com Jul 25A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: Fancy Stats. In which Neil Greenberg s…Upvote Share TweetWashington Wizards guard John Wall has been added to the U.S. player pool for this summer's World Cup of Basketball.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Jul 24Just hours after adding Washington Wizards point guard John Wall to its pool of candidates for the 2014 FIBA World Cup, Team USA lost an All-Star, too. Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin announced earlier today that he will not participate for t…Upvote Share Tweet
10 Must-See NBA GamesAug 13Breaking down the ten of the best games in upcoming 2014-15 NBA season.
Nets' Schedule AnnouncedAug 13ESPNNewYork.com's Ohm Youngmisuk previews the Nets' 2014-15 schedule.
Cavs Not the FavoritesAug 11The ESPN Summer Forecast, historically very accurate, calls LeBron's Cavaliers the East favorites, but David Thorpe is picking the Bulls.
Team USA Makes CutsAug 4ESPN's Brian Windhorst breaks down Team USA cutting John Wall, Bradley Beal and Paul Millsap from the team's roster.
San Antonio Spurs join race to sign Ray AllenAug 30The San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers are the latest elite teams to join the race to sign Ray Allen, ESPN.com has learned.
San Antonio Spurs have interest in signing Mexico star center Gustavo AyonAug 29The San Antonio Spurs have expressed interest in signing Mexico star center Gustavo Ayon, ESPN.com has learned.
Team USA fields youngest squad since '92Aug 29USA Basketball will field its youngest team since 1992 when it takes the court for the FIBA World Cup this weekend.
Sources: Brazil guard Barbosa, Warriors agreeAug 28Brazil guard Leandro Barbosa has reached an agreement to sign with the Golden State Warriors for the upcoming season, ESPN.com has learned.