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The Washington Wizards announced today that they have signed forward Larry Owens.

Flip Saunders wants Nick Young to return to Wizards; Andray Blatche gets hard hat

The Wizards went through their third straight day of practice Sunday without restricted free agent Nick Young, who remains in Los Angeles without much progress being made toward a new deal. Jordan Crawford and Roger Mason Jr. have spent most of the time playing at shooting guard. Mason shot the ball well in the two scrimmages that were open to reporters, and Crawford still hasn...

Wizards to host fan fest Dec. 17

The Washington Wizards will host a free fan fest at 6 p.m. next Saturday, Dec. 17, at Verizon Center that will feature an intrasquad scrimmage and a performance by R&B/hip-hop artist Wale. The evening will also include interactive games, prize giveaways, team mascot G-man, the Secret Service dunkers and the opportunity for fans to have photographs taken with members of the the...

Wizards to sign Roger Mason, pursuing Maurice Evans; Nick Young still in Los Angeles

The Wizards may have placed retaining Nick Young as their top priority in free agency, but the restricted free agent shooting guard remains in Los Angeles as training camp is set to begin at 5 p.m. Sources with knowledge of the situation said Young would continue to wait until he receives an acceptable offer and had no intention of signing his $3.7 million offer in order to simply...

Washington Wizards bring back Roger Mason

Free-agent guard Roger Mason has signed a one-year contract with the Washington Wizards, returning to a team he played for from 2006-08. Before having their first practice of training camp Friday, the Wizards also signed their three draft picks: Jan Vesely, Chris Singleton and Shelvin Mack. Mason has averaged 6.9 points and 1.8 rebounds in 372 games over seven NBA seasons with...

Wizards Re-Sign Hamady Ndiaye

The Washington Wizards announced that they have re-signed center Hamady Ndiaye.

Flip Saunders Likes White Players

Wizards lottery pick Jan Vesely tells Truth About It: I received a few things from [Flip Saunders], and really, there’s a lot of plays in his playbook. It’s going to be hard to get to know everything, but it’s just a matter of time. I don’t know how much he trusts rookies, but I heard that he likes white players, so we’ll see. Pretty sure he’s talking about Kirk Hinrich...

'Mutual interest' between Evans, Wizards

As free agents Grant Hill and Caron Butler have elected to sign with the Suns and Clippers respectively, the crop of potential small forwards for the San Antonio Spurs has dwindled.The Spurs were reportedly interested in signing Butler or Hill but will have to look elsewhere to replace soon-to-be-gone Richard Jefferson.And if they were looking to add Maurice Evans (a player San...

Wizards’ Josh Howard has offer from Utah Jazz ; Chicago Bulls reportedly chasing Richard Hamilton

Placards for Nick Young, Josh Howard and Maurice Evans continue to hang in the Wizards’ locker room, just in case one or all are able to re-sign with the franchise. But as the Wizards held their second day of training camp on Saturday, the three players continue to wait. Howard is considering a “solid offer” from the Utah Jazz, according to a person with knowledge of the negotiations...

Friday’s Best Quotes, Featuring Wizards Rookie Jan Vesely

In the world of NBA basketball, December 9th 2011 was a day like no other that I’ve ever experienced.  The whole week has been crazy, but Friday being the first day that moves could be made official… that took it to another level.  I can’t ever recall so much player movement taking place in a 24-hour period, and I’m pretty sure we’ve witnessed the first ever vetoed...

Wizards complete deal for Ronny Turiaf

For the second year in row, the Wizards managed to fill a need by taking advantage of a team looking to make a big move in free agency. The Wizards assisted the New York Knicks in their efforts to acquire center Tyson Chandler by using their available salary cap space to take on Ronny Turiaf in a three-team deal that involved the Dallas Mavericks. Read full article >>

Wizards’ Ted Leonsis voted to approve new labor deal

Ted Leonsis confirmed on his blog, Ted’s Take, that he was among the 25 NBA owners who voted to approve the new 10-year collective bargaining agreement that would ensure a 66-game season beginning on Christmas. Five owners voted against the new deal. Leonsis was fined $100,000 before last season when he declared his preference for a labor deal that included a salary cap structure...

Wizards training camp theme: hard work, maturity and defense

On the second night of training camp, the first day of two-a-days, it was rookie Chris Singleton who walked away with the hard hat, which head coach Flip Saunders awards to the player who puts in the most effort. John Wall earned it on Day 1. "It was a good ...


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Wizards sign G Mason

The Washington Wizards signed free agent guard Roger Mason to a one-year deal Friday.

Roger Mason To Sign With Wizards

The Wizards will sign Roger Mason Jr. and are also attempting to reach a deal with Maurice Evans.
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