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WASHINGTON -- Jordan Crawford scored 27 points and Nene had a season-high 23 points and 11 rebounds as the Washington Wizards snapped their eight-game losing streak by defeating the Orlando Magic 105-97 on Friday night. Kevin Seraphin scored 17 points while Garrett Temple made his first six shots and scored 13 points in his second game with the Wizards (4-23). Washington fell behind 25-8 midway through the first quarter, but stormed back for a 54-51 halftime lead with Crawford and Temple combining for 29 points on 13 of 16 shooting. Crawford's 3-pointer highlighted a 13-0 third-quarter run as the Wizards opened up a 78-63 lead. Arron Afflalo had 26 points and J.J. Redick scored 23 points with five 3-pointers for the Magic (12-17), who responded with a 17-5 run. After Afflalo's jumper trimmed the lead to 83-80 with 8:53 remaining, Nene's layup sparked a 9-0 spurt by the Wizards. Seraphin's layup moved Washington ahead 96-82 with 5:25 left. The Magic pulled wi...
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Washington Wizards leading scorer Jordan Crawford is sitting out against the Chicago Bulls because of a left ankle injury.
Crawford is averaging 16 points per game this season, and 21.8 in his last six games. He scored a season-high 27 on Friday night in a win over Orlando.
Richard Hamilton returned to the Bulls' lineup Saturday night after missing 12 games with a torn plantar...
John Wall has All-Star talent but a knee injury has held him and the Washington Wizards at bay.
He’s making his way back into the fold and his return may sooner than many expected. Wall said that he could be back as early as January.
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Nene gave an earful to youngster Kevin Seraphin.credit: totalprosports.com
It’s not a good time to be part of the Washington Wizards. The team is an embarrassing 3-23, and things have been disastrous all season. You can add veteran big man Nene to the list of people who isn’t happy with the way things are going. And apparently, he was so frustrated that he got in Kevin Seraphin’s...
wizards 105 magic 9712/28/2012 - Verizon Center, Washington, DCESPN BoxscoreNBA.com Game Highlights
(Photo Courtesy ~ Ned Dishman)
As well as Jordan Crawford played (scoring 27 points on only 16 shots), it was the performance of newly acquired point guard Garrett Temple that steered the Wizards to their fourth victory of the season. Despite playing only his second game...
WASHINGTON -- Recently after yet another loss, Randy Wittman cracked about desiring an in-game ejection and his inability to pull it off. No chance the Wizards coach had such thoughts over the final three quarters against Orlando. Jordan Crawford scored 27 points and Nene had a season-high 23 points and 11 rebounds as the Washington Wizards snapped their eight-game losing streak...
Earlier tonight, Washington Wizards forward Emeka Okafor decided to welcome Orlando Magic center Gustavo Ayon to a special block party.Watch as Emeka blocks Ayon's dunk attempt in the second quarter of play with a one-handed denial:
At 7PM tonight, the Magic will take on the Wizards in Washington. Their last match up on December 19th, ended with a 90-83 victory. It was in the last minute of this game that Glen Davis went crashing to the floor with a sprained left shoulder after a hard foul from Emeka Okafor. Tonight, the Magic are looking to settle the score (and I don't mean Tanya Harding-style).
Tweet Toney Douglas is developing a habit of making amazing buzzer beaters. A couple of weeks ago it was this shot from beyond half court to end the first half against the Washington Wizards. On Saturday he was at it again, this time ending the third quarter with a shot you have to see [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Jordan Crawford scored 27 points and the worst-in-the-NBA Washington Wizards showed they can still win a game every once in a while, breaking an eight-game losing streak Friday night with a 105-97 victory over the Orlando Magic.
Nene added season highs of 23 points and 11 rebounds and shot fourth-quarter free throws while hearing chants of "R-G-3!" ...
Tristan Thompson's three-point play with 24.4 seconds remaining gave the Cleveland Cavaliers their first two-game winning streak of the season as the Cavaliers beat the Washington Wizards 87-84 on Wednesday night.
Kyrie Irving, who had 26 points to lead Cleveland, made one of two free throws with 9.5 seconds left after Jordan Crawford and Garrett Temple missed jumpers for the...
cavaliers 87 wizards 8412/26/2012 - Verizon Center, Washington, DCESPN BoxscoreNBA.com Game Highlights
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I never quite know how to answer this question. A team that’s lost 23 of its first 26 games doesn’t have any sort of MVP. Not even for one game! I’m almost tempted to give this award to the epic Luke Walton VS Jan Vesely match...