Found December 05, 2011 on Washington Post:
Former Wizards coach Eddie Jordan has returned to coaching – though not how you would expect. Less than two years after he was fired by the Philadelphia 76ers, Jordan is coaching the freshman basketball team at his alma mater, Archbishop Carroll. Jordan was the most successful Wizards coach in recent memory, leading the franchise to 197 wins and four playoff appearances before getting dismissed after a 1-10 start in 2008-09. He joined the 76ers the next season but lasted just one season before he was replaced by Doug Collins. Philadelphia is still owes Jordan $3 million this season. Read full article >>

Spurs invite former NBA coach Eddie Jordan to camp

It looks like the San Antonio Spurs are trying to beef up their coaching staff a little bit for upcoming training camp. The Washington Post is reporting the Spurs invited former Washington Wizards and Philadelphia 76ers coach, Eddie Jordan, about attending their upcoming training camp. Washington Post reporter Josh Barr wrote that Jordan would like to return to the NBA and has...

Wizards’ Jan Vesely, Kevin Seraphin set to return; training camp might be delayed

When training camp begins on Friday – if training camp begins on Friday – the Wizards should have all seven players under contract and their three first-round draft picks. Jan Vesely and Kevin Seraphin have both resolved their problems abroad and are expected to arrive in time for the first workout of the season. Read full article >>

Eddie Jordan now working with his high school’s freshman team

When an NBA coach gets fired, he has several obvious options: become an assistant, get a TV job, and hope someone thinks you got a bad deal and hires you immediately. For some people, though, it makes more sense to hang back for a while and look for a new job in another offseason. Former Sixers coach Eddie Jordan is one of those guys. After being let go following the 2009-10 season...

Wizards’ Othyus Jeffers “about a month away” from returning to action

When Wizards restricted free agent forward Othyus Jeffers revealed that he suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee during a workout in Chicago last July, the likelihood that he would return to the NBA this season seemed as tenuous as the chances there would actually be a season. Read full article >>

New amnesty details will not affect Wizards’ plans

The CBA’s amnesty provision has sparked plenty of speculation and perhaps unwarranted buzz for those hoping for more player movement around the league. Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld said last week that “in all likelihood” the team would not waive any player on the roster. The Wizards informed Rashard Lewis’s representatives last week that they have no intention of using...

76ers still limited by salary cap situation

The Sixers are over the cap with a current payroll of about $68 million. That figure includes what the league terms “holds” on the salaries of their two restricted free agents, Thaddeus Young and Spencer Hawes, who were given qualifying offers that will increase their salaries by about 200 percent. If Young and Hawes receive offers [...]

Wizards’ John Wall: ‘I’m a veteran now’

John Wall’s second season came close to being delayed by another year, as NBA owners and players waited until late November to salvage a 66-game season. Though he wasn’t pleased to lose almost 20 percent of his salary for the upcoming season, Wall did find a way to take advantage of the extended offseason. Read full article >>

The Washington Wizards’ biggest moments of 2011

It’s nearly time to close the book on 2011, a year that was nothing if not eventful for D.C.’s pro sports teams. Starting today, we’re asking you to rank the year’s biggest moment for each of the teams — the Wizards as well as the Capitals, Nationals, Redskins, and D.C. United. In the box below, you have the choice of picking which of two moments from 2011 was bigger. Vote...

Wizards to open season Dec. 26 vs. New Jersey

The NBA released its lockout-shortened 2011-12 schedule tonight. Here is the schedule for the Washington Wizards: DECEMBER Dec. 26, Monday, vs New Jersey 7:00 Dec. 28, Wednesday, vs Atlanta 7:30 Read full article >>

Wall elevates intensity — and expectations for Wizards teammates

The eyes are a little more intense than they were last season, as though living through the uncertainty of the NBA lockout made him grow up just a little bit faster. John Wall would be the first to agree. Set to begin his second season as the Washington Wizards' point ...

76ers unveil three questionable new potential mascots

Two weeks ago, we noted that little-loved Philadelphia 76ers mascot Hip Hop, a bunny rabbit with some real 'tude, would be replaced (although the team itself said that he was retiring to a Pennsylvania farm, which suggests he had to be put down). Most people cheered the move, because Hip Hop was terrible. The Sixers and their consultants from Jim Henson's Creature Shop could...

Buzz On Broad's Exclusive Interview With Marc Zumoff

Marc Zumoff, the televsion voice for the Sixers, sat down with us to talk about several topics surrounding the upcoming season. Among those topics were the mascot, Doug Collins, and Andre Iguodala. You can check out Marc's website right here. Our interview is after the jump.
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