Found April 07, 2013 on Hoops Addict:
I managed to catch Washington Wizards Head Coach Randy Wittman’s post game press conference after the team’s win over the Indiana Pacers. Coach Wittman talked about the teams game plan and aggressiveness against Paul George and David West. Specifically the defense on George, holding the first time All-Star to 0-8 from the field with only two points. [...]
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Wizards Attribute Gum Chewing To Michael Jordan

The Washington Wizards have an impressive cabinet stacked full of a wide variety supply of gum in their locker room. Wizards’ Garrett Temple and Cartier Martin say Michael Jordan is to thank for the gum-chewing trend in the NBA. According to Sarah Kogod, The Washington Post: “The GOAT, the greatest to ever do it, chewed gum, so I think it’s spurred basketball players chewing...

Wizards’ Bradley Beal shouldn’t have played through ankle injuries

Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal will miss the remainder of the season after sustaining a stress injury to his right fibula. Looking back, he told J. Michael of CSN Washington that he knows he shouldn’t have attempted to play through injuries to both of his ankles."Should I have?" Beal said rhetorically. "No. But I was going to play regardless because I'...

Jordan Crawford says he does not remember playing for the Wizards

In a show of bitterness, the Boston Celtics Jordan Crawford gave the Boston Globe a really hard time when Baxter Holmes attempted to interview him about facing his previous team the Washington Wizards on Sunday. When the subject was brought up to Crawford after practice on Saturday he responded by saying ‘who?’ Please click here to read this story. The post Jordan Crawford...

Bradley Beal Says he Shouldn’t Have Played Through Ankle Injury

    Yesterday, we reported that Washington Wizards promising rookie guard Bradley Beal, was shut down by the team for the rest of the season because of a stress fracture in his fibula, which many believe was direct result of his body compensating for his two bad ankles. Well, according to Pro Basketball Talk, Beal told J. Michael of CSNWashington.com that in hindsight, his decision...

Jordan Crawford On Playing Former Team: ‘I Don’t Recall Playing For Washington’

I guess you could say former Wizards guard, Jordan Crawford, who was traded to the Celtics in February, is still bitter about his time in Washington. When asked about playing his former team for the first time Sunday, the third-year player didn’t “recall” playing for the team. According to Baxter Holmes, Boston Globe: Jordan Crawford will face his former team, the Washington...

In The Scrum With John Wall

Washington Wizards star guard John Wall has been on fire as of late. After scoring 37 points to lead the Wizards to a 104-85 over the Indiana Pacers, Wall talked about his confidence and some of the emotion he shows while he’s on the court. Wall believes “When you’re feeling good, you’re playing good”  and it [...]

Wizards beat Pacers by 19

On a night when the Washington Wizards celebrated the 35th anniversary of the franchise's only championship, John Wall played like someone who might someday carry on that legacy, scoring 37 points in a display of speed and flair Saturday to lead the Washington Wizards to a 104-85 victory over the Indiana Pacers. Wall made 16 of 25 shots, throwing his palms up after making an...

- Wizards vs. Pacers: NBA's Top Defense Has Nothing on John Wall

  104     85 4/6/2013 - Verizon Center, Washington, DC ESPN Boxscore  -  NBA.com Game Highlights The Wizards had a great start offensively, lead by John Wall who began the game shooting 7-for-8 for 15 points by the end of the 1st quarter and went psycho after that. He finished with 37 points, five assists and four rebounds. And mind you, this was all against...

Crawford: “I don’t recall playing for Washington” heading into Sunday showdown against the Wizards

Crawford did play for the Wizards! Here is proof!Jordan Crawford was traded to the Celtics at the trade deadline for an injured Leandro Barbosa and Jason Collins.  Crawford has given the Celtics some offense off the bench has been the gunner Boston’s offense has desperately needed with their injury ravished line-up.  Sure he is reckless, as he makes both Doc and the opposing...

Celtics beat Wizards 107 to 96 in KG Return

The Boston Celtics defeated the Washington Wizards 107 to 96 tonight at the TD Garden. Pierce and Garnett both returned to the lineup, which gave the entire team a nice boost. This win was a full team win, as 5 players scored in double figures and 3 more almost did. Flat-out the Wizards were no match for the Celtics talent. KG was sharp in his return to the court, but the leader...

Game Preview: Washington Wizards at Boston Celtics; Both KG and Pierce will play

  Washington Wizards (29-47, 7-30 Away) @ Boston Celtics (39-37, 26-12 Home) TD Garden, 6:00 PM EST Officials: Jason Phillips, Scott Twardoski, Leon Wood Line: Boston -4.5, Over/Under = 199.5 Get Tickets to Tonight’s Game at the TD Garden  …
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.