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Wizards' Markieff Morris to be a father soon with training camp right around the corner

Wizards forward Markieff Morris has a lot to look forward to next month besides the start of 2017-18 training camp in Richmond. Morris and his
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
1 hour ago

The Wizards will be on National TV a Lot

The Wizards have had their qualms with national television scheduling before. John Wall has, on numerous occasions, publicly remarked on the league not respecting Washington in the national television schedule. While major-market teams such as the Lakers and Knicks have seen massive national exposure despite consistently subpar play, the Wizards have won at least half their games...
Via CBS DC
2 days ago

The Wizards’ 2017-18 schedule is out. Here are eight games worth watching.

After a season in which the Washington Wizards fell just short of the Eastern Conference finals, they’ll tip off their 40th season since last winning the NBA Finals earlier than usual, at newly renamed Capital One Arena, play both of last season’s finalists in the first eight games, and occupy a prime slot in the NBA’s Christmas […]
Via Wizards Insider
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings part owner Shaq has no idea Otto Porter wasn't signed

Sacramento Kings part owner and TNT analyst Shaquille O’Neal doesn’t seem to be keeping up with the league’s offseason - or his own team’s, for that matter.In an appearance on CSN Mid-Atlantic’s Wizards tip-off podcast, O’Neal said that the loss of small forward Otto Porter would be a problem for Washington.“They lost an important piece, Otto Porter. He’s now playing...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall plays pickup against Kyrie Irving, works out with LeBron James in Miami

To beat the best, you have to train with the best, and John Wall is doing just that this summer. Ball Is Life has been documenting the Wizards’ newly re-signed $170 million man’s intense — and entertaining — offseason workouts, which have included some incredible no-look passing drills. Over the weekend, Wall posted photos on Instagram […]
Via DC Sports Blog
3 days ago

Ray Lewis Says Michael Jordan Regrets His Comeback with Wizards

Michael Jordan Believes His Time With the Washington Wizards Damaged His Legacy The post Ray Lewis Says Michael Jordan Regrets His Comeback with Wizards appeared first on KCM Sports.
Via KCM Sports
4 days ago

Wizards to play Celtics on Christmas, begin season home vs. 76ers on national TV

Full NBA schedules have yet to be released, but we already have two major indicators of how the Wizards have raised their profile. Washington got a coveted Christmas Day slot, playing at the Boston Celtics, and it will begin its season with a nationally televised home game against the 76ers. For many casual basketball fans who […]
Via Wizards Insider
6 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall: Kyrie Irving trade request is ‘crazy to me’

Count John Wall among those who don’t quite understand why Kyrie Irving wants out of Cleveland so badly.The Washington Wizards point guard weighed in on Irving’s trade request, admitting that while he wasn’t privy to the reasoning and understood the difficulties in playing second fiddle to LeBron James, he was still a bit befuddled by Irving’s desire to leave.“That was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall on Washington: ‘This is the team I want to be with for the rest of my career’

The Washington Wizards went to great lengths Friday morning to create a crossroads moment. On the Verizon Center practice court, the team scheduled a news conference to discuss its homegrown superstar, John Wall, and his decision to extend his basketball prime in Washington for four more years, on top of the two remaining on his current […]
Via Wizards Insider
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce takes shot at Brandon Jennings after China deal

Even in retirement, Paul Pierce remains The Truth.Marc J. Spears of ESPN reported on Friday that guard Brandon Jennings has agreed to a one-year, $1.5 million deal to play overseas with the China Shanxi.In the wake of the news, Jordan Heck of Sporting News recalled Jennings’ feud with Pierce last season, mentioning the 10-time All-Star in a tweet. For his part, Pierce obliged to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards owner predicts John Wall will sign designated player extension

Will the Washington Wizards be able to lock down John Wall long-term? The team’s owner certainly thinks so.Ted Leonsis said Wednesday that his prediction was that Wall would ultimately sign the designated player extension he has been offered, and he hopes there will be “no drama” in the negotiation. Wall has over $40 million a year on the table from Washington, but he’s waiting...
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss
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