NBA prohibits John Wall from making good on bet with coach

Before the start of his sixth NBA season, Washington Wizards point guard John Wall incentivized himself to better take care of the ball by making a friendly wager with assistant coach Howard Eisley. The deal was: For every game Wall committed at least three turnovers, he'd have to fork over $100. Sounds like a smart move by Eisley. But, unfortunately for him, back in October the...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

NBA put a stop to John Wall’s turnover fines

John Wall won’t be paying up for his turnovers after all. Before the season, Wall divulged that as incentive for limiting his turnovers, Wall would pay assistant coach Howard Eisley $100 for every game he turned the ball over three or more times. However, the NBA heard about it and stepped in. “They squashed that early in the season,” Wall told on Friday...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Wizards-Celtics Preview

The Washington Wizards' lack of resolve continues to baffle Randy Wittman, and John Wall's turnovers keep piling up. The Boston Celtics haven't impressed lately either ahead of Friday night's meeting. Washington lost 101-87 at Charlotte on Wednesday despite holding a nine-point lead with fewer than nine minutes remaining. The Wizards (6-6) missed their final 17 shots and were...
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November 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Oh my god, you guys, Isiah Thomas has been named President of the New York Liberty

Sources: Isiah Thomas has been named President of the New York Liberty of the WNBA. Thomas will also have part ownership of the team. Source: Chris Broussard, ESPNFor reasons that I think should be apparent, I've never spent a lot of time considering how unqualified one could be for a job as the President of a WNBA Team. But you'd be hard pressed to find someone who's worse than...
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May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Wizards hire Howard Eisley as assistant coach

WASHINGTON (AP) The Washington Wizards have hired former NBA guard Howard Eisley as an assistant coach. The Wizards announced Thursday that Eisley will join Don Newman, Don Zierden, Roy Rogers, Pat Sullivan and David Adkins on head coach Randy Wittman's bench. Eisley spent the last four seasons as an assistant with the Los Angeles Clippers. Eisley played 12 seasons in the NBA with...
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September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Howard Eisley is a good fit for Wizards coaching staff

David Aldridge reported earlier today that the Washington Wizards have hired, or agreed to hire former NBA combo guard Howard Eisley to take over Sam Cassell’s spot on the coaching staff. If you’re old enough, you’ll remember Eisley as part of the late 90s Utah Jazz teams where he was the consummate backup point guard […] The post Why Howard Eisley is a good fit for Wizards...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Wizards To Hire Howard Eisley As Assistant Coach

The Washington Wizards will hire Howard Eisley as an assistant coach. Eisley has worked in the Los Angeles Clippers' organization since 2010.
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Knicks Talk: Ranking The Worst Knicks of All-Time

All franchises have had revered players that have been honored in one way or another. Some had statues erected while others have had their numbers retired but what about the underachieving overpaid players no one wants to remember? Unfortunately the Knicks have had too many of these players to name but a few have stood out as all-time disasters. Below we take a look at arguably the...
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August 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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