Wizards' Drew Gooden fined $15,000 for committing 'unnecessary act'

The Wizards' Drew Gooden has been hit with a $15,000 fine for committing what the league called an "unnecessary act" against the Lakers' Nick Young. The said the act was unnecessary as Goodenby "clamped Los Angeles Lakers forward/guard Nick Young's arm and attempted to throw him to the floor." The play happened in Friday's game with only about...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards' Drew Gooden fined $15,000 for 'unnecessary act’

Drew Gooden has been hit with a $15,000 fine for committing what the league called an "unnecessary act" against the Lakers' Nick Young.The league said Gooden "clamped Los Angeles Lakers forward/guard Nick Young's arm and attempted to throw him to the floor."The scrap occurred in Friday's game between the Wizards and Lakers with only about two minutes...
Via The Other Paper
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Wizards sign Drew Gooden for remainder of season

Drew Gooden (usable)csnwashington.com 32 year old Drew Gooden has been a major surprise for the Washington Wizards since he was signed to a ten day contract. In fact, Gooden has been playing so well that the Wizards first signed him to another 10 day contract and subsequently signed him for the rest of the season. In his eleven games with the Wizards Gooden is averaging 10 points...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards to sign Drew Gooden for rest of season

The Washington Wizards have gone 5-3 with Drew Gooden, who’s played on a couple 10-day contracts. Considering Nene has missed that entire span, that’s pretty impressive. Prior, the Wizards were 60-61 with Nene and 8-34 without him since trading for him. Obviously, Gooden isn’t the sole reason Washington has kept winning without its anchor. But he’s certainly helped, averaging...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA: Washington Wizards re-sign Drew Gooden for the rest of the season

 Drew Gooden has scored a total of 40 points on 67.4 percent shooting (19 for 28) in his past three games.Image by: Keith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsIf you visit SRA on a regular basis then you know we reported Gooden's second 10-day contract and as expected, Nene's and Kevin Seraphin's injuries have given Drew Gooden the opportunity to step up and bring his A game...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Gooden is expected to remain with the Wizards for the rest of the season

Two things about Drew Gooden, one obvious and the other maybe not as much: First, when his second 10-day contract expires March 18, he'll be retained for the rest of the season by the Wizards which is already a forgone conclusion, CSN Washington has confirmed. Secondly, the 6-10 forward-center -- a career 23% shooter from the three-point line -- is showing signs that he can stretch...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Drew Gooden Performing In Trial To Stick With Wizards

As he prepared to join an NBA team midseason, Drew Gooden maintained his training in Washington and had long made clear to Wizards management that he was interested in a possible signing. Once the Wizards cleared a roster spot during the trade deadline, they elevated interest in Gooden and signed him to a 10-day contract when injury issues struck the frontcourt. "I live in the...
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March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Bucks big man Drew Gooden still motivated

MILWAUKEE -- When training camp rolled around and he was still sitting at home without a job offer, Drew Gooden had to do a bit of soul searching. He was about to get paid $13.36 million over the next two years to sit at home by the Milwaukee Bucks after the team used the amnesty provision to release him in July. Was it worth it to stay in shape in case a team came calling? "...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Drew Good-enough for (at least) 240 more hours of Wizards basketball?

Drew Gooden’s ‘breakout’ performance: worthy of an extended grace period? [original image via Abdullah's iOS] It took Drew Gooden three games and 16 minutes of burn to finally collect his first points as a member of DC’s pro ball team, an open deep corner two via Al Harrington kick out pass (re-looping 6 second video […]The post Is Drew Good-enough for (at least) 240...
Via Hoop District
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Gooden providing value down low for Bucks

MILWAUKEE When Andrew Bogut saw his season put on hold with a broken ankle, the Bucks had no choice but to turn to Drew Gooden to fill the void at starting center. He's struggled in his last two games, (7-of-27 from the field, 23 points, 12 rebounds) but overall, Gooden has provided adequate coverage in the low post, despite being undersized and often seemingly overmatched...
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February 16, 2012  |  Discuss

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