Posted March 21, 2012 on
DALLAS - The four-year run of Trevor Booker for the Clemson Tigers was a successful one, but it's been his play as of late for the Washington Wizards that's turning heads nationally.
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It’s been a rough year for Washington Wizards forward Andray Blatche. He missed more than a month with a calf injury, his numbers are down, he’s lost the respect of the hometown fans and now his coach is sitting him until he gets back into shape.
The Wizards tried unsuccessfully to move Blatche before the trade deadline but not surprisingly, no one wanted him. In the 9 games...
In an ideal scenario Andray Blatche would not be a member of the Washington Wizards right now. As the NBA’s trade deadline approached there was word out of Washington that the Wizards were seeking to trade the 25 year-old forward who averaged career-highs in points (16.8) and rebounds (8.2) last season. Blatche criticized [...]
Crawford weaves his way for the dramatic finish.
For a team that is young, rebuilding, and awful like the Washington Wizards are, trading a young player like JaVale McGee for a guy ten years into his NBA career like Nene is seems like a strange move in some ways. In other ways though, it might also be a move made to enhance the overall sanity of an organization that's kinda been out of control ever since Gilbert Arenas went...
While most of us watched in awe and amazement as the Wizards (arguably the worst 2nd half team in the entire association) overcame a 21 point third quarter deficit to beat the L.A. Kobe Bryants, the one thing a lot of us in the media circle were asking ourselves was: "Where was this all season long?"
How does a 10-34 team look so good on some nights and then drop the...
Nene had 22 points and 10 rebounds in his Washington debut, and the Wizards defeated New Jersey 108-89 Wednesday night in a game marred by the third-quarter ejections of Nets' All-Star point guard Deron Williams and head coach Avery Johnson.
Williams and Johnson were tossed by referee Josh Tiven with 5:18 left in the quarter for arguing a non-call on a Williams' drive to...
Wizards vs Pacers, March 22, 2012 – Verizon Center
Wizards vs Nets, March 21, 2012 – Prudential Center
Despite being sent from a playoff contender to one of the worst teams in the league, Nene is excited about providing the Washington Wizards with a boost.
The New Jersey Nets, meanwhile, continue to falter despite making a major acquisition last week as well.
Nene is expected to make his Wizards debut as visiting Washington and New Jersey both try to avoid a sixth defeat in seven...