After letting a 25-point lead dwindle to three, the Washington Wizards held on to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 105-97 Monday night, behind John Wall’s 21 points, 11 assists, nine rebounds, two blocks — and one head-first dive into the fifth row of the stands.
Marcin Gortat scored 20 points and the Washington Wizards rolled to a 95-69 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Monday night.
Mixing Broadway and basketball, this NBA All-Star Game was a West Side Story.
John Wall will skip the NBA Skills Challenge as part of All-Star weekend festivities. He’ll be replaced in the event by Houston’s Patrick Beverley.
John Wall threw up a sick alley-oop to Rasual Butler in the Wizards’ 96-80 win over the Magic on Monday.
John Wall fell one point shy of his first triple-double of the season, Marcin Gortat had 14 points and 14 rebounds, and the Washington Wizards beat the Orlando Magic 96-80 on Monday night to sweep the season series.
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.