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Kawhi Leonard Drilled The Game-Sealing Jumper To Sink The Wizar…

Kawhi Leonard Drilled The Game-Sealing Jumper To Sink The Wizards

dimemag.com Updated Dec 2 (4 days ago)
Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard buries game-winning jumper to beat Wizards (all angles) pic.twitter.com/brwIB3uvBl — Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) December 3, 2016 Kawhi Leonard continues to establish himself as one of the game’s best all-around players. The reignin…
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  • Manu Ginobili Knocked Down A Long Three To Beat The Halftime Bu…

    Manu Ginobili Knocked Down A Long Three To Beat The Halftime Buzzer

    dimemag.com Dec 2 (4 days ago)
    Manu Ginobili continues to defy his age. Even at 39, the Spurs legend is a threat every time he sets foot on a basketball court. He reminded the Wizards of that on Friday night. With time winding down in the second quarter and the Spurs trailing the Wiz…
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  • Russell Westbrook dominates late, posts 4th straight triple-dou…

    Russell Westbrook dominates late, posts 4th straight triple-double to beat Wiz

    yahoo.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)
    Russell Westbrook skies over the Wizards for one of his 14 rebounds. (AP) Russell Westbrook came into Wednesday night on as hot a run as any player in the NBA, but he opened the Oklahoma City Thunder’s meeting with the Washington Wizards — and his old h…
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  • Dwyane Wade Dishes On The Art Of Flopping, Past And Present

    Dwyane Wade Dishes On The Art Of Flopping, Past And Present

    dimemag.com Nov 29 (7 days ago)
    Dwyane Wade has been guilty of some pretty egregious acting jobs in his career. The most recent came earlier this month against the Wizards when he turned in a tour de force performance after getting hit with a screen from Jason Smith. The veteran Bulls…
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  • DeMarcus Cousins Wishes Professional Ruin Upon John Wall

    DeMarcus Cousins Wishes Professional Ruin Upon John Wall

    deadspin.com Nov 28
    The Kings and Wizards are playing tonight in front of about 17 people in Washington D.C. It’s a fairly unimportant meeting between two sad sack teams, but it allowed Kentucky teammates DeMarcus Cousins and John Wall to reminisce about their friendship a…
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  • The Minnesota Timberwolves Are In A Weird Place Right Now

    The Minnesota Timberwolves Are In A Weird Place Right Now

    deadspin.com Nov 28
    As an increasingly hopeless Wizards fan, I feel qualified to say this to everyone who’d hoped the early season would look more promising for the young Minnesota Timberwolves: this is just sorta what happens when a team is rich in talent but poor in, you…
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  • Bradley Beal Somehow Managed To Avoid A Suspension After Viciou…

    Bradley Beal Somehow Managed To Avoid A Suspension After Viciously Grabbing Evan Fournier’s Throat

    NBA fines Wizards' Bradley Beal $15,000 for throat grab of Magic's Evan Fournier. Beal avoided suspension. pic.twitter.com/srgSikNPjo — Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) November 27, 2016 On Friday night in Orlando, the Wizards got into it with the Magic in a…
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  • Right now, for the Wizards, everything's ending in tears

    Right now, for the Wizards, everything's ending in tears

    yahoo.com Nov 17
    Children cry for lots of reasons. I don’t know for sure that this particular child was crying about watching the Washington Wizards get utterly served up by the 1-9 Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night … TFW you're really, really hoping for a comeback.…
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  • The Washington Wizards Are In A Bad Place Right Now

    The Washington Wizards Are In A Bad Place Right Now

    deadspin.com Nov 16
    The Wizards are playing like a big pile of dog poop this season, and they delivered their most nauseating performance of the year tonight against the Sixers. Philadelphia didn’t even have their talismanic center Joel Embiid, but they shot 54.5 percent a…
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  • Washington's Marcin Gortat: 'I think we’ve got one of the worst…

    Washington's Marcin Gortat: 'I think we’ve got one of the worst benches in the league'

    yahoo.com Nov 14
    Marcin Gortat tells the Washington bench where to run. (Getty Images) On Saturday evening, with starters John Wall and Bradley Beal both out due to injury, the Washington Wizards initiated the Cackle Machine when they announced rookies Tomas Satoransky …
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  • LeBron James Honored Veterans By Giving Them Special Versions O…

    LeBron James Honored Veterans By Giving Them Special Versions Of His ‘Soldier’ Shoes On Veterans Day

    dimemag.com Nov 12
    Nike/Getty LeBron James spent Veterans Day doing two things: beating the Washington Wizards and honoring those who have served in America’s armed forces. James gave veterans in attendance a special Veterans Day-themed pair of Nike LeBron Soldier 10 PE s…
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  • Cavaliers prove too much for shorthanded Wizards

    Cavaliers prove too much for shorthanded Wizards

    One day after the defending NBA champions visited the White House, the Cleveland Cavaliers remained in our nation’s capital to take on the Washington Wizards. While LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and friends are a tough enough opponent as it is, the Wizards…
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  • Wizards' Beal to miss Friday's game; Wall to rest Saturday

    Wizards' Beal to miss Friday's game; Wall to rest Saturday

    nba.com Nov 11
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- John Wall will be held out of the Washington Wizards' game Saturday at Chicago as coach Scott Brooks attempts to manage the All-Star guard's minutes.
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  • John Wall rips officials, demands respect after his second stra…

    John Wall rips officials, demands respect after his second straight ejection

    yahoo.com Nov 10
    Just before his Washington Wizards suited up for a second home game in three nights, John Wall was hit with a $25,000 fine for what the NBA front office dubbed “inappropriate interaction with a game official and failing to leave the court in a timely ma…
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  • Like The Rest Of Us, John Wall Wants Nothing To Do With Wizards…

    Like The Rest Of Us, John Wall Wants Nothing To Do With Wizards Games

    This afternoon, John Wall caught a $25,000 fine after he was ejected for bumping into an official on Monday night. It was perfectly emblematic of a 2-5 season in which they’ve allowed more than 110 points in four of those games and their two most import…
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  • Shootaround (Nov. 9) -- Kyrie Irving bemoans his fourth-quarter…

    Shootaround (Nov. 9) -- Kyrie Irving bemoans his fourth-quarter woes

    nba.com Nov 9
    Irving knows he must improve in 4th quarter | Knicks turn to Rambis to fix defense | Gasol a solid fit with Spurs' chemistry | Embiid stands by Sixers' rest plan | Barnes says Finals loss led to his exit
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  • Referee Marc Davis tries to explain John Wall's controversial l…

    Referee Marc Davis tries to explain John Wall's controversial last-minute ejection

    yahoo.com Nov 8
    Ryan Anderson’s 3-pointer with 1:27 remaining gave the Houston Rockets a 111-102 lead and should have been the dagger, but their inability to grab a defensive rebound and a pair of lazy turnovers handed the Washington Wizards the ball down five with tim…
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  • John Wall Ejected After Bumping Official

    John Wall Ejected After Bumping Official

    deadspin.com Nov 8
    The Wizards are 1-5 after a 114-106 loss to the Rockets, and Bradley Beal, when asked what the problem is, said it’s “just heart.” So everything’s great in Wizardland! At least John Wall didn’t have to stick around to the bitter end of this one.Read mor…
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  • Shootaround (Nov. 8) -- Stephen Curry adds another record to hi…

    Shootaround (Nov. 8) -- Stephen Curry adds another record to his NBA lore

    nba.com Nov 8
    Curry his record 13 3s vs. Pelicans | Wade wants Heat fans to embrace new era | Walker enjoying Hornets' success | Report: Lack of triangle bothers Jackson | Beal says Wizards have 'no toughness, no swag'
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  • John Wall breaks Wes Unseld's Wizards' assists record

    John Wall breaks Wes Unseld's Wizards' assists record

    nba.com Nov 7
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Washington Wizards point guard John Wall broke Hall of Fame center Wes Unseld's franchise record for career assists.
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  • Washington Wizards John Wall to sit out against Orlando Magic o…

    Washington Wizards John Wall to sit out against Orlando Magic on Saturday

    nba.com Nov 5
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Washington Wizards point guard John Wall will sit out Saturday's game at the Orlando Magic as he continues his recovery from offseason surgery on each of his knees.
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  • Video - NBA Top Plays 01:02

    NBA Top Plays

    Mar 20
    Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
  • Video - Paul Leads Clippers Past Wizards 01:10

    Paul Leads Clippers Past Wizards

    Mar 20
    Chris Paul scored 30 points and had 15 assists in the Clippers' 113-99 win over the Wizards.
  • Video - Wall, Beal Lift Wizards Past Blazers 01:44

    Wall, Beal Lift Wizards Past Blazers

    Mar 16
    John Wall and Bradley Beal combined to score 44 points in the Wizards' 105-97 win over the Blazers.
  • Video - NBA Top 3 Plays Of The Night 00:51

    NBA Top 3 Plays Of The Night

    Mar 16
    Check out the top plays from the night in the NBA, including LeBron James' bug dunk.