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Wizards blow another big lead in loss to Hornets

CHARLOTTE – John Wall’s fourth career triple-double in the Washington Wizards’ win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Friday overshadowed a sobering reality that Coach Randy Wittman warned would eventually sting the Wizards if the troubling trend wasn’t reversed: The Wizards were up 25 and they relaxed, allowing the 76ers, owners of the worst record in the […]
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Wizards vs. 76ers: Game 48 discussion thread

Randy Wittman will be back on the sidelines for the Washington Wizards (21-26) Friday night after a two-game leave following the death of his brother, returning to a team in dire need of a win. Forty-eight hours after hosting the best team in the league — the Golden State Warriors — and the accompanying circus, the Wizards welcome […]
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards welcome back coach Randy Wittman

Randy Wittman wasn't able to attend practice this morning but was at Verizon Center in time for tipoff after missing the previous two games.
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Morning tip: Wittman set to return to Wizards

The Wizards were 0-2 without coach Randy Wittman against two of the best team in the NBA.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards begin brief difficult stretch without Randy Wittman Monday against Thunder

OKLAHOMA CITY – Don Newman has temporarily assumed the head coaching duties for the Washington Wizards for Randy Wittman, who is on leave for two games following the death of his older brother on Saturday. Newman will be tasked with overseeing the Wizards (21-24) during perhaps their most difficult two-game stretch of the season. It […]
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Randy Wittman to Miss Wizards’ Next Two Games

Washington Wizards head coach Randy Wittman will miss the team’s next two games as he deals with the death of his brother. Wittman’s older brother passed away unexpectedly Saturday morning in Indianapolis. The Wizards coach will miss Monday’s game at Oklahoma City and Wednesday’s home game against the defending NBA Champions Golden State Warriors. Randy Wittman will not...
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Wizards coach Wittman to miss 2 games after brother's death

WASHINGTON (AP) Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman will miss his team's next two games following his brother's death. Assistant Don Newman will assume head coaching duties in Wittman's absence for games Monday night at Oklahoma City and Wednesday night against defending-champion Golden State. The Wizards said Wittman was expected to return for the game against Philadelphia...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Assistant takes over Wizards while Wittman attends brother's funeral

To complete this road trip with a winning record the Wizards must beat the Thunder without coach Randy Wittman. Full details here.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Wittman’s Woes – Disappointment in the District

A strong run to the playoffs in 2015, featuring some clutch Paul Pierce and improvement from the John Wall and Bradley Beal combination, had the Washington Wizards flying high. There were some obvious deficiencies that surfaced throughout the year, including the coaching of Randy Wittman, but the relative strength of position in the Eastern Conference made them favorites to return...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Wittman trash talked Crowder

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “I feel like he was getting away with a lot of curse words and inappropriate words to me, and I retaliated and I got hit,” Crowder said. “Tony said he didn’t hear anything from Wittman. I’m not going...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

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