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Celtics still face many decisions after landing Hayward

Much has been made of Danny Ainge's asset hoarding, but his best work the last two summers has come in free agency. Just a year after signing Al Horford to a four-year, $113 million deal, the Celtics made an even more consequential move by agreeing to a four-year, $128 million contract with Gordon Hayward.Hayward is a more meaningful signing for the Celtics in a variety of ways ...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall trying to recruit Paul George to join Wizards

Washington Wizards point guard John Wall knows there’s no way to win a championship these days without at least three stars. Appearing on Fox Sports Radio Monday, he said as much while indicating he thinks Paul George would be a great addition to the Wizards.He was asked if George was the missing piece for the Wizards.“I think it’s a piece that would make our team a deeper...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Jefferson hits back at Bradley Beal for saying Cavs didn’t want to play Wizards

Richard Jefferson is putting these young bloods in place.Earlier this week, Bradley Beal, whose Washington Wizards dropped their Round 2 playoff series against the Boston Celtics in seven games, did some chirping at Jefferson’s Cleveland Cavaliers, who are now playing the Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals.“Cleveland didn’t want to see us,” Beal said to CSN Mid-Atlantic’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 20, 2017  |  Discuss

Wizards G Bradley Beal: The Cavaliers didn’t want to play us

It’s the whole “you’re lucky we lost before facing you argument.” And this time, it’s absolutely glorious. In talking about his team’s second-round playoff exit against the Boston Celtics, Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal had quite the interesting theory.Beal talked about a whole host of things pertaining to the NBA Playoffs, ultimately concluding that the Cleveland...
Via Sportsnaut
May 19, 2017  |  Discuss

John Wall, Bradley Beal complain about getting held by Celtics

The Washington Wizards are trying whatever tactics they can to get back into their second-round playoff series with the Boston Celtics.Prior to Thursday’s Game 3 in Washington, Wizards backcourt duo John Wall and Bradley Beal voiced their complaints about getting held by the Celtics in the first two games of the series.“If you look at the last play, he was holding my arm the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Video shows Wizards were hypocritical in ripping Dubs?

The Washington Wizards were embarrassed by the Golden State Warriors Sunday night, losing by the blowout score of 139-115.During the final stages of the blowout loss, Washington felt disrespected when JaVale McGee (Shaq’s favorite punching bag) launched a three-point attempt to avoid a shot-clock violation.“That’s like a basketball rule. You don’t shoot the ball, period,”...
Via Sportsnaut
April 03, 2017  |  Discuss

Wizards' Beal upset with all the Lakers fans at home game

Bradley Beal was not happy with the amount of Los Angeles Lakers fans in attendance for Thursday night’s game at the Verizon Center in D.C.The Wizards pulled out a 116-108 win over the Lakers at home thanks to big games from their backcourt. Beal scored 23 while John Wall had 33 points and 11 assists.After the game, Beal expressed his thoughts on all the Lakers fans in the crowd...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Grading the Bradley Beal deal with the Wizards

After agreeing to postpone an extension last offseason to keep the Kevin Durant dream alive, the Washington Wizards and Bradley Beal have agreed upon a five-year, $128 million-plus max contract. Beal was a young draft pick after one season at Florida, just turned 23 and the Wizards are buying the best years of his prime. The primary concern on Beal is how he's been almost perpetually...
Via RealGM - NBA
July 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Bradley Beal nearing max deal with Wizards

The Washington Wizards worked quickly during the opening stages of free agency early Friday morning back east. According to The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Washington has re-signed young shooting guard Bradley Beal to a max contract worth $128 million over five seasons. It’s a huge deal for a player who has shown himself to be injury prone over the past couple years. Beal...
Via Sportsnaut
July 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Wizards will offer Beal max contract

Bradley Beal said last week he deserves a maximum contract and if the Washington Wizards couldn’t meet that requirement then he might go elsewhere. The Wizards heard Beal loud and clear and will reportedly offer him a five-year, max deal this summer when he becomes a restricted free agent. From Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post: The Wizards are expected to offer Beal a...
Via The Sports Daily
May 27, 2016  |  Discuss

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