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New Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks was surprised it took so long to get the question. Almost 15 minutes into his introductory news conference he was asked, "Let's get this out of the way: Are you going to bring Kevin Durant here?"Share Tweet
Wizards hire Scott Brooks as head coachnba.com Apr 26 (5 days ago)Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that Scott Brooks has been hired as the team's new head coach. Brooks will become the 24th head coach in franchise history. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released.Share Tweet
Kevin Durant Reportedly Won’t Sign With The Wizards Precisely Because It’s Where He Grew Updimemag.com Apr 22Getty Image The Oklahoma City Thunder blew out the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night to take a 2-1 series lead in their opening-round playoff matchup. Yet even though Billy Donovan’s team is a serious threat to win the title this year, many are still s…Share TweetScott Brooks is on his way to Washington, the latest move made by the Wizards that could have the added benefit of enticing Kevin Durant to return home this summer.Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 15One of the wackier NBA regular seasons in history is over, for better or worse, and the two-month playoff run is set to begin. With the first round upon us, the minds at Ball Don't Lie decided to preview each series. Here's our look at the No. 4-seeded …Share TweetThe Wizards made Randy Wittman’s firing official on Thursday, marking the end of a surprisingly successful four-plus-season run that included Washington’s first trips to the second round of the playoffs since 2005 and an endless supply of #WittmanFaces.…Share Tweet
The Wizards Were Embarrassing Failures This Season, Thank Goddeadspin.com Apr 12If 2015-16 hasn’t quite been a disaster for the Washington Wizards—nobody pulled a loaded gun on a teammate in the locker room, so far as I know—it certainly has been a complete waste. They were supposed to be one of the East’s better teams; instead the…Share Tweet
The Washington Wizards Are Pretty Bad At Making John Wall Bobbleheadsdimemag.com Apr 11Getty Image The Washington Wizards have been a disappointing bunch this season, primarily because they missed the playoffs despite having John Wall, one of the best point guards in the NBA, on their team. Even if he couldn’t drag them to the playoffs, t…Share Tweet
Thomas Robinson Rose Up For A Filthy Put-Back Jam On Marcin Gortatdimemag.com Apr 6Poor Marcin Gortat. There really wasn’t much he could do about this one. After playing solid defense on Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, the Wizards big man incorrectly thought he had an easy rebound…until Thomas Robinson flew in out of nowhere for the nasty pu…Share Tweet
Wizards' Wall out with sore right knee against Netsnba.com Apr 6Wizards point guard John Wall has a sore right knee and will not play against Brooklyn on Wednesday night.Share Tweet
Somehow, the Wizards found a way to make their fans feel worse this seasonwashingtonpost.com Apr 4How do you disappoint a fanbase weaned on disappointment? How do you disgust a group of loonies whose past 35 years should have left them immune from disgust? You give them a sliver of hope. A sniff of promise. A tingling that maybe, finally, Washington…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 3After being on the sideline since Christmas, it was to be expected that Blake Griffin would look a bit out of sorts as he made his return to the Los Angeles Clippers' lineup for the team's Sunday matinee meeting with the Washington Wizards. You don't sp…Share Tweet
Of all the terrible Wizards losses this season, these five were the worstwashingtonpost.com Apr 1This excruciating Wizards season is nearing its end, with the playoffs appearing ever more unlikely. At 36-39, the Wizards would probably have to finish 6-1 to even have a shot at the postseason, and that might still leave them a game or two short. Many…Share TweetThe Sacramento Kings’ latest bit of ha-ha came late in the team’s win over the similarly embarrassing Washington Wizards on Wednesday. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] With the win in hand, DeMarcus Cousins and R…Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 31Coming off a second straight trip to the second round of the playoffs scuttled largely due to a significant mid-postseason injury to their best player, the Washington Wizards entered the 2015-16 season expecting to give the Cleveland Cavaliers a run for…Share Tweet
Marcin Gortat’s one-word tweet is the new low of this Wizards seasonwashingtonpost.com Mar 31Bradley Beal spoke his mind in the Wizards’ locker room after Washington lost a game it needed to win on Wednesday in Sacramento. “To me, it felt like we gave up,” said Beal, who led the Wizards with 24 points in a 120-111 loss to the lowly Kings. “I gu…Share Tweet
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