John Wall had no trouble finding his rhythm after resting for two games, producing 24 points and nine assists Sunday night to lead the Washington Wizards to their highest win total in more than 30 years by beating a second-string group of Atlanta Hawks 108-99.
Hawks reserves Mike Scott and Shelvin Mack led a fourth-quarter surge on a night when starters were struggling, and Atlanta held to beat the Washington Wizards 106-102 Tuesday.
The Washington Wizards are inching closer to their first playoff spot since 2008 and can earn a postseason berth Sunday if the Golden State Warriors beat the New York Knicks.
John Wall scored 21 points and the Washington Wizards recovered after almost blowing a 20-point lead to beat the reeling Atlanta Hawks 114-97 on Wednesday night.
John Wall had 26 points and 12 assists, Trevor Ariza scored 24 points and made five 3-pointers, and the Wizards beat the Atlanta Hawks 108-101 on Saturday night.
Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers was badly injured while taking the final shot in a 96-92 loss to the Atlanta Hawks Wednesday night. Dahntay Jones, who defended Bryant hard on the play, was hit with a rash of negative attention from NBA fans claiming he intentionally tripped Kobe. Let’s take a closer look…
Lou Williams scored a season-high 24 points and Josh Smith had 17 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 100-95 overtime win over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night.
Washington, DC-For the second time in as many games the Wizards blow a double-digit second half lead and fall to the Atlanta Hawks 95-92.
The Washington Wizards could have used Nene on Friday. The Atlanta Hawks pulled away late and cruised to a 102-88 victory over Randy Wittman’s squad.
Wizards Pres. Ernie Grunfeld met with the media Friday to talk about the trade, sending Kirk Hinrich and Hilton Armstrong to Atlanta.