2014-15 Washington Wizards: What does each player need to do?

Photo Credit:   The NBA pre-season is almost complete. Exhibition games featuring unfamiliar teams and players are done . The Washington Wizards, coming off an appearance in the Eastern Conference semi-finals last season, seem poised to go a bit further in this campaign. At present, Washington is 4-3 in the preseason, with a game at New York on Wednesday to finish...
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REPORT: Wizards to sign guard John Lucas III

ESPN’s Marc Stein is reporting that the Washington Wizards are close to signing veteran guard John Lucas III in a deal to strengthen the teams backcourt options. This is not the first time the Wizards have shown interest in the Washington, D.C. born player and son of former NBA player and coach John Lucas. The move would boslter a Wizards backcourt that will be missing shooting...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards point guard Andre Miller settles in as John Wall’s backup

Andre Miller estimated he has played for 16 or 17 head coaches in 15 NBA seasons and thought he could name them all. So sitting in the bleachers at the University of North Florida’s arena after practice Monday, the Washington Wizards point guard rattled off the list of names. “Randy Wittman,” Miller said, starting with his first and current coach, “Keith Smart, John Lucas...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Kris Humphries signs with Washington Wizards

Free-agent forward Kris Humphries has agreed to a three-year, $13 million deal with the Washington Wizards, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. The Boston Celtics are finalizing a sign-and-trade agreement with Washington to fit Humphries’ deal into the salary cap, sources said. The Wizards can send Boston part of the trade exception earned with Houston in a recent...
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July 15, 2014  |  1 Comment

Wizards Bringing Back Andre Miller

Evan Vucci/AP Andre Miller’s agent is reporting that the Wizards are looking to bring him back for the 2014 season.  Miller has served as a role  model and teacher for young, all-star point guard, Andre Miller. Andre is still a solid passer, and is good driving to the lane, but has had issues being a consistent shooter.  Luckily for them, Miller doesn’t have to fill that role...
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June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Miller will be back with Wizards; Trevor Booker to become unrestricted free agent

The Wizards on Saturday officially informed Andre Miller‘s agent, Andy Miller, that they will retain the veteran backup point guard who is slated to earn $4.6 million next season. Also Saturday, the Wizards declined to make a qualifying offer to forward Trevor Booker, according to a multiple people with knowledge of the situation, meaning he will be an unrestricted free agent...
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June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Wizards Rumors: Washington to retain Andre Miller

Back on June 10th we discussed the strong possibility of Andre Miller being brought back by the Washington Wizards to play out the final year of his contract.  That possibility is now reported to be a certainty.By Keith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsJ. Michael of is reporting that Miller's agent has confirmed that the team will bring him back for the 2014-2015...
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June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Wizards notify Andre Miller that option will be picked up

The Wizards have told Andre Miller that he'll be retained via the $4.6 million option on his contract for the 2014-15 season, his agent Andy Miller confirmed to on Friday. All along it appeared the Wizards would keep Miller, a 38-year-old who was acquired in a Feb. 20 trade with the Denver Nuggets. He was the perfect tutor for John Wall and has embraced his...
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June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Wizards Rumors: Andre Miller likely to return

Yesterday we went over Kevin Seraphin's situation with the Washington Wizards, and how he desired to return to the team.  So what about veteran point guard Andre Miller?  Will he be back next season to continue bringing his veteran leadership to the locker room and provide solid guard play off the bench for the Wizards?By File:Andre Miller with teammates.jpg: Keith Allison...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Wiz lean towards retaining Andre Miller

The decision on whether or not to bring back Andre Miller probably will be an easy one for the Wizards, who have a team option on his $4.6 million for 2014-15. He can be bought out for about $2 million of that to clear the roster spot and make the 38-year-old a free agent. The thinking is that's a steep number to pay for a team that use a veteran such as Miller. The reason Miller...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Wizards Andre Miller eager to return

Andre Miller, like Drew Gooden and other free agents before him with the Wizards, wants back in. Though unlike Marcin Gortat and Trevor Ariza who are unrestricted and could choose another path, it'll be up to the team if it wants Miller back. Miller, acquired in a Feb. 20 trade with the Denver Nuggets, finally gave the Wizards a competent backup for John Wall after the failed...
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Andre Miller alley oop to Martell Webster sends crowd into a frenzy

The Washington Wizards have come to play in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Semi-finals. With John Wall getting a breather, Andre Miller has taken over in a big way. Up 36-27, Miller took to the fast break and threw up an oop to Martell Webster who slammed it home in a big way to give the Wizards an 11 point lead in the second quarter. Check it out!   Follow us on Twitter: @DCSportsKings
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May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Miller Throws a Perfect Touchdown Pass

Old man Andre Miller still has a great arm when he drops back in the pocket to pass. Watch him hit Bradley Beal on a deep route like his name was RGIII. The post Andre Miller Throws a Perfect Touchdown Pass appeared first on Hooped Up.
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April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Miller returns to Denver with Wizards after ugly divorce from Nuggets

Now that his 14-year-old son, Duane, is at an age when he can fully understand and question what’s going on around him, Andre Miller said he feels more of an obligation to set a good example. When he looks back on the in-game shouting match with Denver Nuggets Coach Brian Shaw that led to a stalemate with the franchise and an eventual trade to the Washington Wizards, Miller is...
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March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Miller says Nuggets portrayed him as 'bad guy'

Andre Miller returns to Denver on Sunday for the first time since the Nuggets traded him to the Washington Wizards. And it's clear he's still a little bothered by how he left the Mile High City. "I was made out to be the bad guy, the villain because I was the one complaining about minutes," Miller told Yahoo Sports. "That wasn't the issue at all."...
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March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Wizards streaking back over.500

Washington Wizards streaking back over.500 The Washington Wizards have been playing great basketball lately having won their last three games against the Hawks, Pelicans and Cavaliers, 2 of which were on the road. With their recent surge they have reached the .500 mark yet again at a mark of 28-28. With recent addition Andre Miller receiving his first playing time in a victory against...
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

New Wizards G Miller talks about spat with Nuggets

Andre Miller says he lost his cool when he and Denver Nuggets coach Brian Shaw got into a shouting match. Miller spoke Friday after his first practice with the Washington Wizards. Miller was traded on Thursday from Denver to Washington. He hasn't played since his confrontation with Shaw late during a game on New Year's Day. Says Miller: ''It was just an instance...
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February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Wizards nab Andre Miller before trade deadline

The NBA trade deadline passed on Thurday and for the first time in this decade the Washington Wizards were buyers. The Wizards swapped lackluster backup point guard Eric Maynor and ultimate draft bust Jan Vesely in a three team trade with the Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers. In return they received esteemed veteran and extremely fundamental point guard Andre Miller, sending...
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets Have Active NBA Trade Deadline

Denver Nuggets Trade Deadline: Two Deals Made The Denver Nuggets were one of the more active teams at the NBA Trade Deadline as they completed two deals. Several Nuggets players were mentioned as trade targets throughout the first four months of the 2013-14 NBA Season. After almost two months of exile, the Nuggets dealt Andre Miller at the NBA Trade Deadline. There were many rumored...
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February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Wizards: Andre Miller Trade Grade

Washington Wizards: Andre Miller Trade Grade By Brandon Hartman: Director Of Operations at Hoopstuff… Washington Wizards Receive: Andre Miller Denver Nuggets Receive: Jan Vesely Philadelphia 76ers Receive: Two 2nd round picks and Eric Maynor When you are a team in the middle of battling it out in the Playoff hunt and are using a shooting guard to play the point for your second...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

AP Source: Nuggets trade Miller, Hamilton

A person with knowledge of the details says the Denver Nuggets have traded Andre Miller and Jordan Hamilton in separate deals. The person, speaking to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the moves had not been announced, said Miller was traded to Washington on Thursday in a three-team deal. Denver gets forward Jan Vesely and Philadelphia acquired Eric Maynor and...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets trade benched Andre Miller to Washington Wizards in a three-team deal involving ...

Miller has been in Brian Shaw's doghouse since the two had a much-discussed confrontation Denver traded veteran point guard Andre Miller, who has had a falling out with the Nuggets' coaching staff, most notably Brian Shaw, to the Wizards for Jan Vesely, who has been a disappointment for Washington as a former 1st-rounder. The Wizards also traded point guard Eric Maynor...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets trade benched Andre Miller to Washington Wizards in a three-team deal involving ...

Miller has been in Brian Shaw's doghouse since the two had a much-discussed confrontation Denver traded veteran point guard Andre Miller, who has had a falling out with the Nuggets' coaching staff, most notably Brian Shaw, to the Wizards for Jan Vesely, who has been a disappointment for Washington as a former 1st-rounder. The Wizards also traded point guard Eric...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

The Nuggets Trade Andre Miller To The Wizards

It was only a matter of time before this happened, but the drama has finally ended in Denver. Andre Miller has been traded to the Washington Wizards in a 3-team deal, that also includes the Philadelphia 76ers.Via ESPNThe Washington Wizards, Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers completed a three-team trade Thursday that will send disgruntled point guard Andre Miller to the...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Source: Wizards to get Miller in 3-team trade

A person familiar with the deal says the Washington Wizards have agreed in principle to acquire disgruntled point guard Andre Miller from the Denver Nuggets in a three-way trade that also involves the Philadelphia 76ers. The Wizards would give up two seldom-used players - forward Jan Vesely and point guard Eric Maynor. Vesely goes to the Nuggets, while Maynor gets shipped to the...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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