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5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE:
Wizards John Wall has had quite the return to the court this season, but since the Wizards season overall is garbage he has gone somewhat unnoticed. But not today, during [...]
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Washington Wizards guard John Wall made an impressive play with a one-man fast break during the first quarter Wednesday night's game at the Verizon Center against the New York Knicks. Wall blocked Carmelo Anthony from behind on the defensive end and went coast-to-coast, breaking out a spin move in the lane before finishing with a layup. The play set the tone for the game...
Wizards John Wall’s return to the court has been understated this season, probably because the Wizards season overall has been uneventful. But during Knicks vs. Wizards on Wednesday night, John Wall showed why he’s a player you can’t afford to sleep on. Checkout this play where he blocks Carmelo Anthony from behind and goes coast to coast hits a spin on Jason Kidd for the lay...
I think its safe to say that John Wall is back in basketball shape and he has been pumping out highlight plays with more frequency. On this one he blocks the layup attempt by Carmelo Anthony grabs the lose ball and drives down court for an impressive spin move into finger role. More importantly though, the Wizards came out on top of the Knicks 106-96.
John Wall had 21 points and nine assists, Trevor Ariza scored 20 points and the Washington Wizards broke the New York Knicks' five-game winning streak with a 106-96 victory on Wednesday night.
The Wizards also snapped New York's 10-game winning streak over them.
Wall, playing in front of his college coach, John Calipari, and Hall of Famer Magic Johnson, scored 10 points...
Carmelo Anthony's wife Lala reportedly tastes like Honey Nut Cheerios according to Kevin Garnett but one flaky fan in Minnesota sounds like he is just plain nuts.
Anthony was confronted by a trash-talking Timberwolves fan — while entering the Target Center Friday night — who harassed the Knicks star about Garnett. The obsessed man taunted Anthony about his Celtics rival...
Post Game Recap
Final Score Knicks: 96 Wizards: 106
The Knicks just did not bring it enough Wednesday night in Washington, leading to a disappointing loss at the hands of the Wizards. This comes as a surprise to some people, but really shouldn’t as the Wizards improve to 8-7 with John Wall in the lineup; also seven of their 13 wins now have come against teams with records above...
Carmelo Anthony had 36 points and nine rebounds, scoring 12 points down the stretch to rally the New York Knicks to a 100-94 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.
Anthony topped 30 points for the 17th time this season for the Knicks, who trailed by 11 with seven minutes to play. But Anthony did all of his fourth-quarter damage in those final minutes, hitting a...
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Knicks vs. Wizards
The Knicks and Wizards will be facing off for the second time this season but will not have the same feel as the first time around. Both teams look a lot different on the court today than they did on November 30th when they faced off the first time and is not as lopsided of an affair as people think; the Wizards are not as bad a team as...
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It’s been a while since the infamous trash-talking incident that occurred between New York Knicks star forward Carmelo Anthony and Boston Celtics power forward Kevin Garnett. However, one Minnesota Timberwolves fan wouldn’t let it go for Melo following Friday night’s Knicks-T-Wolves game.
Marc Berman of the New York Post has the details:
The New York Post is reporting that Carmelo Anthony had an uncomfortable experience as he entered the Target Center last night for the Knicks vs Timberwolves game.
A crazy fan reportedly was able to sneak by Target Center security, and followed Melo from the team bus all the way to the lockerroom, screaming at Melo in regards to Kevin Garnett.
The fan snuck by security when the Knicks...
Quick, name the NBA's league leaders in technical fouls.
If you guessed Carmelo Anthony, Matt Barnes, Kobe Bryant and DeMarcus Cousins ... odds are you didn't have much trouble answering this question correctly.
But you are missing someone.
The NBA's "Mr. Nice Guy," Kevin Durant, says it's time for him to shut his mouth on the court.
"I just got...
wizards 106 knicks 96
2/06/2013 - Verizon Center, Washington, DC
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The game tonight at MSG 2.0/Verizon Center/The Phone Booth was bittersweet for Wizard fans. Bitter because the home arena was taken over by the opposing team - AGAIN - and Knicks fans out-screamed Wizard fans for the majority of the...
We have finally recovered from our Super Bowl black out hangover at Bacon Sports, and now that the NFL season is over, it is time to put basketball at the center of attention. Speaking of center of attention, allow me to introduce to you a gentle giant from north of the border whom Jason Kidd once donned the highest praise on, signed a contract Brian Cardinal would blush at, and...
The New York Knicks are already sending 2 players to Houston to participate at All-Star weekend, Olympic gold medalists Carmelo Anthony and Tyson Chandler. They will be representing the Eastern Conference in the East vs. West all-star battle that will surely include wide open 3’s for Melo and a few alley-oop lobs to TC. Unfortunately, Mike Woodson will not be headed to Houston...