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Wizards television announcers Steve Buckhantz and Phil Chenier. (Credit: Comcast SportsNet)

Buckhantz: Losing Wizards Call to Network TV ‘Not Quite Fair … It Is What It Is’

The Wizards tipping off the second round of the NBA Playoffs brings an abrupt halt to the hometown call for Wizards fans, with usual play-by-play announcers Steve Buckhantz and Phil Chenier handing announcing duties off to network television.


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Elfin: A Name That’s In The Building, But Missing From The Rafters

During its 51 seasons, the local NBA franchise has employed hundreds of players, four of which have had their jerseys retired. Wes Unseld, Elvin Hayes, Gus Johnson and Earl Monroe but there’s one missing from the rafters.