Wes Unseld walked onto the court with a cane. A new, bigger banner was raised. The fans received replica rings that included the phrase “the fat lady sings” — a championship catchphrase from so long ago that John Wall had no clue as to its significance.
There were boos early and at the end for the winless Washington Wizards, who dropped to a franchise-worst 0-9 with a 96-89 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Monday night.
The first round of the NBA Playoffs has come to a close for the Eastern Conference, and the teams vying to make it into the conference finals are ready for battle. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference semifinal matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.
The Washington Wizards entered Thursday’s game against the Indiana Pacers trying to snap a four-game losing streak in which blown double-digit leads were commonplace.
Nene’s second night with the Washington Wizards didn’t go nearly as well as his debut.
Check out video of Flip Saunders, Nick Young, Andray Blatche and John Wall talking about the blowout loss to the Pacers coming out of the All-Star break.
106.7 The Fan caught up with coach Flip Saunders at the Wizards’ shootaround ahead of Tuesday night’s game against Indiana.
Locker Room Interviews (Andray Blatche, Nick Young, Cartier Martin, Rashard Lewis, John Wall) Randy Wittman Post-Game Press Conference