Washington Wizards


Paul Pierce to Decide On Wizards, NBA Future in ‘Next Couple Weeks’

Paul Pierce, weighing his options for his NBA future, broke his radio silence Thursday to give an update on his mental state.


John Wall, Drew Gooden and Marcin Gortat of the Washington Wizards talk on the bench during the first half against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena on April 15, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Teammates Floored By John Wall’s All-NBA Snub

After one of the best seasons of any player in the NBA’s Eastern Conference, Wizards PG John Wall is once again snubbed for All-NBA team.



Sports Radio Hosts Punch Back at Wizards, Caps Owner Ted Leonsis

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!”


Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards .  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Wizards Eliminated As Game 6 Comeback Attempt Comes Too Late

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.


Asdrubal Cabrera #3, Jayson Werth #28 and manager Matt Williams #9 of the Washington Nationals look on in the ninth inning of their 3 to 1 loss to the San Francisco Giants in Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

The 5 Worst D.C. Playoff Losses Since 1999

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.


ATLANTA, GA - MAY 13:  Al Horford #15 of the Atlanta Hawks draws a foul from Paul Pierce #34 of the Washington Wizards during Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 13, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Horford’s Late Follow Gives Hawks 82-81 Win Over Wizards

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. (Photo by Dave Sandford/NBAE via Getty Images)

John Wall Will Play For Wizards Tonight

John Wall was cleared by team doctors to play in tonight’s Game 5 match-up against the Hawks in Atlanta.



D.C. Sports Viewing Schedule: Nationals, Capitals, Wizards, United

A helpful guide of where and when to watch the Capitals, Wizards, Nationals and D.C. United, all playing on May 13, 2015.


John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards watches from the bench in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Atlanta Hawks during the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 11, 2015 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards’ Wall Shows Improvement; Game 5 Status Uncertain

Washington Wizards guard John Wall took the next step in recovery from a fractured left hand and wrist: He dribbled.


WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 11: Bradley Beal #3 of the Washington Wizards walks to the bench during a timeout after laying on the court briefly against the Atlanta Hawks  during the second half in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 11, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Atlanta Hawks won, 106-101. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

In Game 4 Loss, Wizards Guard Bradley Beal Raises His Game

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.