Found September 13, 2013 on Hoops-Nation:
PLAYERS: John Wall
TEAMS: Washington Wizards
The Washington Wizards finished with a record of 29-53 and third in the Southeast Division last season, and are primed for an even better season this year. Down the stretch when John Wall was finally healthy, the Wizards were very competitive and were able to beat some very good basketball teams. Assuming Wall and the […]

Wizards star John Wall is clearly ready to enliven ‘the District’

Standout Washington Wizards guard John Wall put on a show during Wednesday’s University of Kentucky alumni game. Agreeing in July to a five-year contract extension worth $80 million, Wall compiled 40 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists in the exhibition. “[Eric Bledsoe] told me I wasn’t going to get 40, so I went to go get 40,” said Wall, 22, who Washington took out of Lexington...

And then there were 3: The logjam at small forward

As the Wizards go into training camp, they should feel slightly optimistic about where their roster is. John Wall has openly challenged himself to take his game to the next level, hopefully injecting his name into the discussion of elite point guards. One season wouldn’t prove that he is in there, but at least it […]The post And then there were 3: The logjam at small forward...

A Study In Green: Jason Collins

In this week’s addition to A Study In Green, we talk about former Celtics centre Jason Collins. Let’s see how Collins’ time with the Celtics panned out. The Good Collins’ strength may not appear on the stat sheets but in his time with the Celtics, he was able to demonstrate his ability as an effective defender who was able to set hard screens for the other scorers. Although...

Wizards Hire Marc Eversley As VP Of Scouting

Marc Eversley has been hired by the Washington Wizards as vice president of scouting. Eversley was previously in the front office of the Toronto Raptors under Bryan Colangelo. The Wizards have lost Milt Newton and Mike Wilson this offseason.

John Wall Drops 40 At Kentucky Alumni Game (Video)

I bet John Calipari wishes he had some of these guys on his roster in 2012 when his Kentucky Wildcats underachieved after raising a national championship banner. Monday night Calipari had Wildcats from the past few seasons return for their annual alumni game.  The names on the floor probably had fans wishing they could turn back the hands of time. Pelicans forward Anthony Davis...
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