The ball fell through the hoop and Verizon Center exploded. Paul Pierce had done it again.
Will Bynum is a basketball vagabond.
The big lead was gone and the crowd was stunned. A devastating loss loomed for the Wizards.
Wizards point guard John Wall was ruled out for this evening’s Eastern Conference semifinal game against the Atlanta Hawks at Verizon Center.
When Paul Pierce headed to the sideline with the Wizards leading the Raptors by 23 points in the third quarter, making Game 4 — and the series — all but over, he saw a standing ovation and waved, requesting more noise.
WASHINGTON — After hitting a 3-pointer to double the Washington Wizards’ lead with 16.3 seconds left, Paul Pierce turned to the stands with arms aloft, nodded and yelled, “That’s why I’m here!” Yes, the Wizards […]
Paul Pierce scored five of his 20 points in overtime, Nene had 12 points and 13 rebounds, and the Washington Wizards beat the Toronto Raptors 93-86 on Saturday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
John Wall had no trouble finding his rhythm after resting for two games, producing 24 points and nine assists Sunday night to lead the Washington Wizards to their highest win total in more than 30 years by beating a second-string group of Atlanta Hawks 108-99.
Friday night, Brooklyn took care of its end of the deal as Brook Lopez scored 26 points, Bojan Bogdanovic added a career-high 22 — hitting all six of his 3-point attempts — in a 117-80 blowout of the Washington Wizards.
The Washington Wizards considered their win over the Memphis Grizzlies – on the road – one of their best triumphs of the season.