Found January 09, 2012 on Mr. Irrelevant:
PLAYERS: Jan Vesely
TEAMS: Washington Wizards
We all knew Jan Vesely was a ****** FT shooter, but holy **** (via TBJ): Vesely scored two points and grabbed one rebound in his NBA debut, a 21-point home loss to Minnesota. The Wizards are 0-8 on the season.

Rashard Lewis sits out after argument

Wizards forward Rashard Lewis sat out Sunday's loss to Minnesota. A report says he decided to sit after an argument with a coach.

Nick Young, teammates visit season ticket holders

Nick Young, Jan Vesely, Shelvin Mack, Chris Singleton and Jordan Crawford visited season ticket holders in the District, Maryland and Virginia on Monday afternoon, delivering those tickets in person and thanking the fans for their continued support of the team despite a dismal start. Read full article >>

Rookies raise Wolves to victory over Wizards

Playing without Michael Beasley on Sunday proved to be anything but disastrous for the Timberwolves, who defeated the Washington Wizards 93-72 in a game that was the best spotlight so far for the Timberwolves rookies. Beasley did not travel to Washington after suffering a right mid-foot sprain against Cleveland on Friday. And though much was made of his absence, it proved almost...

Spat Between Rashard Lewis, Sam Cassell Will Only Turn Heat Up On Flip Saunders

Mike D’Antoni can rest easy, because Flip Saunders has officially taken over sole ownership of NBA coaches on the hot seat after the Sacramento Kings relieved Paul Westphal of his duties late last week. And now Saunders has his players to thank for turning the heat up. Over the last two weeks D'Antoni, Saunders, and Westphal were the three names most associated when...

Andray Blatche has Flip Saunders back in the worst way

Andray Blatche was just trying to help, trying to explain the reasons the Washington Wizards are 0-8 has nothing to do with coach Flip Saunders. And in doing so, he backed over Saunders with the bus. Here is the quote, via Ken Berger of “Flip is definitely doing his job,” Blatche said. “I just…

Wizards deny any spat between Rashard Lewis, Sam Cassell

Rashard Lewis did not play for the Washington Wizards Sunday night and was not on the bench for the game. But on Monday everyone around the team has denied that it was due to fight between Lewis and assistant coach Sam Cassell that led Lewis to walk away for a night, as reported by…

Wizards finally break into win column (AP)

Rashard Lewis and Nick Young each had 15 points to lead the Washington Wizards to their first win after eight straight losses, a 93-78 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night. After the worst start in franchise history, Coach Flip Saunders left Andray Blatche and Lewis on the bench to start the game.

Off the Dribble: Wizards Sinking Fast in the East

The Washington Wizards are the only team in the N.B.A. without a victory.

Flip Saunders: Winless Wizards 'bad to watch'

There's no telling how different the Washington Wizards would be if they had drafted Ricky Rubio when they had the chance. Surely they couldn't be any worse than what they are now.

Raptors at Wizards: Open thread for Game 9

The Wizards’ dreadful performance on Sunday against the Minnesota Timberwolves dropped Washingotn to 0-8 and triggered an avalanche of critical analysis. Columnist Mike Wise weighed in, pointing out that being really bad was always part of the rebuilding plan. Read full article >>

Wizards battle vs Raptors highlights NBA odds

Jan 10, 7:00 PM | Verizon Center Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards Odds 4-5TEAM RECORD0-8 The Raptors will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Wizards in Washington at Verizon Center on Tuesday in NBA action. The Wizards currently sports a record of 0-8, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 2-6 ATS. The Raptors are 4-5...
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