The Washington Wizards coasted through the first two months of the season. Through their initial 30 games, they were 22-8. Entering Saturday night’s game, they were 9-12 since then.
John Wall left a win late in the 4th against the Lakers, giving Wizards fans, who feared the worst of his Achilles’, a good, needless scare.
I was recently asked to make a bold sports prediction for 2015. My initial response was understandably deemed a bit too racy to be included in CBS’s national piece but I am here to share it with you, unabridged.
John Wall beat Rose head-to-head for the first time Friday night, getting 16 points and 12 assists in a 102-86 win over the Chicago Bulls.
John Wall had 24 points and 11 assists, eluding the Knicks all day until getting knocked to the floor by a flagrant foul that sparked an altercation, and the Washington Wizards beat New York 102-91 on Thursday.
While the Wizards lost, 99-91, John Wall and Derrick Rose traded blows like titans, proving their matchup was well worth the nearly three-year wait.
The Wizards and Capitals are filled with holiday cheer, and wearing ugly sweaters in this wacky, festive holiday video. So many laughs to be had. Check it out!
John Wall has had plenty of bulletin board material to propel him to new heights this season, starting with being cut from Team USA. His goal, he says, it to “let them know they left two of the best young guys in the league off the team.”
John Wall scored 21 points and equaled a career high with 17 assists and Rasual Butler had 23 points.
2014 has seen the rise and fall of some of our most heroic athletes in the nation’s capital. Through all the cheers, bitten finger nails and tears, help us pick the absolute BEST D.C. sports stories of the year.