Sports radio hosts Chad Dukes and Eric Bickel fire back at Wizards and Capitals owner Ted Leonsis: “It’s not our job to make it a sports town!”
Wizards playoff hero Paul Pierce sank the game-tying shot as time expired, but the basket was waved off when replay showed it was too late.
The latest soul-crushing playoff loss by a Washington, D.C. sports team has inspired a wave of morose statistics. And they are every bit as bad as you think they are.
Al Horford snatched away an offensive rebound and dropped in the winning basket with 1.9 seconds left after Dennis Schroder’s drive to the basket was blocked by John Wall, giving the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks an 82-81 victory over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night and a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
John Wall was cleared by team doctors to play in tonight’s Game 5 match-up against the Hawks in Atlanta.
A helpful guide of where and when to watch the Capitals, Wizards, Nationals and D.C. United, all playing on May 13, 2015.
Washington Wizards guard John Wall took the next step in recovery from a fractured left hand and wrist: He dribbled.
After a Game 4 loss against the Hawks, Wizards guard Bradley Beal says he needs to step up and lead the team during John Wall’s absence.
Finally looking a bit more like a No. 1 seed than the team that’s been so-so in the playoffs, the Atlanta Hawks beat the Washington Wizards 106-101 on Monday night behind Jeff Teague’s 26 points, including a key 3, to even their second-round series at two games apiece.
All-Star point guard John Wall will sit out his third consecutive game in the Washington Wizards’ second-round playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks.