Basketball

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Georgetown Brings ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-Shirts Into College Ranks

Players for the Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team came out to the court Wednesday night for warm-ups sporting “I Can’t Breathe” t-shirts.

12/10/2014

File photo of the Capitol Building. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

NFL’s Vincent Delivers Emotional Senate Testimony

NFL executive and former player Troy Vincent choked up Tuesday as he testified before a Senate Commerce Committee hearing about domestic violence in professional sports.

12/02/2014

Wale performs at Heineken Red Star Access Philadelphia featuring Nas, Wale and Q-Tip at The Electric Factory on October 13, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Heineken)

Wizards Announce Wale is New Creative Liaison

Rapper and D.C. native Wale is the team’s creative liaison for the upcoming season, the Washington Wizards announced Wednesday.

10/29/2014

Wizards guard John Wall (Photo by Stephen Gosling/NBAE via Getty Images)

5 Must-See Wizards Home Games for 2014-15 NBA Season

With the NBA season just around the corner, it’s time to get excited about the upcoming Wizards season.

10/23/2014

Jimmy Butler (right) of the Chicago Bulls has words with Kevin Seraphin (left) of the Washington Wizards as the two are separated during a preseason game at the United Center on Oct. 6, 2014 in Chicago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images).

Nene, 3 Others Suspended for Wizards’ Season-Opener

Four Washington Wizards players have been suspended for the regular season opener, the NBA announced Wednesday.

10/08/2014

Jimmy Butler (right) of the Chicago Bulls has words with Kevin Seraphin (left) of the Washington Wizards as the two are separated during a preseason game at the United Center on Oct. 6, 2014 in Chicago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images).

Noah, Pierce Exchange Shoves, Wizards Beat Bulls

Chicago’s Joakim Noah and Wizards newcomer Paul Pierce exchanged minor shoves in the game, Derrick Rose’s first in his latest return to NBA action.

10/07/2014

It will be a packed house at the Verizon Center when Kyrie Irving, LeBron James and the Cavaliers come to town. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wall to Young Cavs: Make Playoffs Then ‘Start Talking’

Dormant for years, the rivalry between the Washington Wizards and Cleveland Cavaliers may be back.

10/02/2014

Paul Pierce concedes that he "probably won't be the No. 1 guy" on a team that includes the young-and-rising backcourt of Bradley Beal and John Wall. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

How Times Change: Paul Pierce in Wizards Uniform

Paul Pierce walked onto the court for media day wearing a No. 34 Washington Wizards jersey, complete with a red sweatband on his forehead and a red wristband pulled almost all the way up to his left elbow.

09/29/2014

John Wall and the Wizards reportedly will play the Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Christmas Day. (Credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Will Play Knicks on Christmas Day; 2014-15 NBA Schedule Announced

The Washington Wizards will be part of the NBA’s marquee Christmas Day lineup, announced Wednesday.

08/13/2014

Kevin Love #42 of the Minnesota Timberwolves during a game against the Golden State Warriors on April 14, 2014 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: LeBron Is Cavalier In Cleveland

You’ve seen the sardonic messages splashed all over social media. Everyone is calling LeBron James the best GM in the NBA, based largely on his ability to wrench Kevin Love from Minnesota, which instantly imbues the Cavaliers with three All-Stars.

08/08/2014

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