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Randy Wittman and the Washington Wizards seem to be sick of one…

Randy Wittman and the Washington Wizards seem to be sick of one another

Over a four-day stretch that began last Friday, the Washington Wizards lost road games to the Los Angeles Clippers, the Sacramento Kings, and the Golden State Warriors by a combined 68 points, and the NBA barely blinked. The team’s coaching staff and pl…
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  • The Wizards and Pacers posed for photos with Lionel Messi

    The Wizards and Pacers posed for photos with Lionel Messi

    washingtonpost.com 16 hours ago
    Lionel Messi and his Argentinian mates took in a Wizards Pacers game Wednesday night, starring in selfies and celebrating free chicken and watching the Wizards cough up a double-digit fourth-quarter lead against a team that had lost six straight. What d…
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  • Omri Casspi gives ‘Frozen’ doll to the girl he crashed into dur…

    Omri Casspi gives ‘Frozen’ doll to the girl he crashed into during Wizards game

    washingtonpost.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    Finally, there’s some good news to come out of the Wizards’ awful 1-3 road trip. Naturally, it involves a player from another team. In Sunday’s blowout loss to Sacramento, a frustrated Paul Pierce shoved Kings forward Omri Casspi into a cameraman who wa…
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  • Post Sports Live: Postseason priorities for Wizards, Capitals

    Post Sports Live: Postseason priorities for Wizards, Capitals

    washingtonpost.com Mar 24 (3 days ago)
    The Washington Post’s Scott Allen, Neil Greenberg and Dan Steinberg join host Gene Wang to debate which team can upset Kentucky in the NCAA tournament and which local school will fare better next year. The panel also analyzes Matt Williams’s decision to…
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  • Warriors smother Wiz en route to blowout

    Warriors smother Wiz en route to blowout

    ESPN.com Mar 24 (3 days ago)
    Stephen Curry had 24 points, and the Golden State Warriors used a smothering defensive effort in the third quarter to pound the Washington Wizards 107-76 on Monday night.
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  • Warriors' Thompson back from ankle injury

    Warriors' Thompson back from ankle injury

    ESPN.com Mar 23 (3 days ago)
    Klay Thompson returned to the Golden State Warriors' lineup Monday night in a 107-76 win over the Washington Wizards, scoring eight points in 18 minutes.
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  • John Wall says the next stop for Maryland’s Dez Wells is the NB…

    John Wall says the next stop for Maryland’s Dez Wells is the NBA

    washingtonpost.com Mar 23 (4 days ago)
    Maryland guard Dez Wells and Wizards guard John Wall were childhood friends and high school teammates for three years at Word of God Academy in Raleigh, N.C. “John was like one of the first guys that I saw, in Raleigh, like really make it,” Wells said o…
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  • Let's All Watch A Bunch Of John Wall 360s

    Let's All Watch A Bunch Of John Wall 360s

    deadspin.com Mar 21 (6 days ago)
    Now that the Wizards have righted the ship after a late-February skid, we can go back to marvelling at the ridiculous shit John Wall pulls off, like this 360 layup against a traffic cone named Matt Barnes last night:Read more...
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  • Wizards’ Marcin Gortat responds to his critics after flopping f…

    Wizards’ Marcin Gortat responds to his critics after flopping fine

    washingtonpost.com ESPN.com nba.com Mar 20 (7 days ago)
    Wizards center Marcin Gortat was fined $5,000 for violating the NBA’s anti-flopping rules for the second time this season during Washington’s 88-84 win over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday. The league ruled that Gortat exaggerated a push by Jazz forward Rodn…
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  • ‘Who are the Wizards?’ Gilbert Arenas’ locker room gun incident…

    ‘Who are the Wizards?’ Gilbert Arenas’ locker room gun incident featured on Jeopardy!

    An ignominious chapter in Washington Wizards history was the the subject of an answer on Jeopardy! on Monday. ! pic.twitter.com/uq5RpAgp6f — Seth Rosenthal (@seth_rosenthal) March 16, 2015 “Who are the Washington Wizards?” As many Wizards fans remember,…
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  • John Wall did a great job of not crushing some kids while divin…

    John Wall did a great job of not crushing some kids while diving into the stands

    Let it never be said that John Wall won’t go all-out in pursuit of a win. Let it also never be said that the Wizards guard is not remarkably agile. Wall displayed both of those traits Monday, late in the fourth quarter of Washington’s 105-97 win over Po…
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  • Wiz give up 25-point lead, still beat Blazers

    Wiz give up 25-point lead, still beat Blazers

    ESPN.com Mar 16
    After nearly surrendering a 25-point lead, the Washington Wizards held on to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 105-97 on Monday, thanks to a big night from John Wall.
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  • Wizards' Seraphin fined for flagrant foul on Leuer

    Wizards' Seraphin fined for flagrant foul on Leuer

    nba.com Mar 13
    Washington Wizards center Kevin Seraphin has been fined $15,000 for making excessive contact and pulling Memphis Grizzlies forward Jon Leuer off the rim and to the floor, it was announced today by Rod Thorn, President, Basketball Operations.
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  • John Wall on Memphis sitting its starters: 'I guess they don't …

    John Wall on Memphis sitting its starters: 'I guess they don't respect us'

    yahoo.com Mar 13
    With his team having lost five of nine, and set to play its fourth game in five nights, Memphis Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger did the sensible thing – he sat his starters for Thursday’s nationally televised contest against the Washington Wizards. [DraftK…
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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.
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    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.

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