NBA Podcasts 

No Name Podcast: The Philly Takeover

  I sat down with Mike Sykes to talk about the NBA draft lottery results, Trusting the process, Hinkie love, Ben Simmons, LaVar Ball, bad GM’s, James Harden, the Wizards, John Wall, playoff results, defending Isiah Thomas, and a few tangents.   Read More
NBA Wizards 

Wizards Season Recap and Biggest Offseason Needs

There are two ways you could view the season for the Washington Wizards. On one hand, Washington finished the regular season with 49 wins, most since the 1978-70 season. After struggling in the beginning of the season, they were able to turn it around and climb to fourth place in the conference. John Wall and Bradley Beal both had career... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Behind an unlikely hero, Boston tops Washington in Game 7

In a back and forth game that saw two teams lay it all out on the line, it was Boston’s Kelly Olynyk who had the game of his life, helping secure a 115-105 win over Washington to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals. Both teams hadn’t lost at home in this series, so Boston came in with a slight advance (even... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Wall’s game winning triple forces Game 7

In a game where grit stood tallest, it was John Wall’s game winning three that lifted Washington over Boston 92-91 to force a pivotal Game 7.  Boston showed up to the game wearing all black as if it was going to be Washington’s “funeral.” The Wizards had a “funeral” game earlier this season against Boston and they won big, the... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Boston takes a 3-2 lead with Rout of Washington

Boston comes out firing on all cylinders from the start to finish, routing Washington  123-101 in Game 5. It was clear from early in the game Washington’s game plan was to focus on Isaiah Thomas and not let him get in rhythm. For the most part they did just that. Thomas finished the game scoring only 18 points on 5... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Wizards stay hot, Crush Boston to even series at two games a piece

Behind a 26-0 run in the third quarter, after being down as much as 12 points, Washington stormed back to a 121-102 victory over Boston, tying the series at two games a piece. Thanks to a brilliant performance by Washington’s starting five, the Wizards were able to get blitz Boston offensively. From John Wall speeding to the rim for a... Read More
NBA Wizards 

What Oubre’s suspension means for Wizards in Game 4

There is no surprise that the league come down on Kelly Oubre Jr. for his altercation with Boston’s Kelly Olynyk with a one game suspension. So how should the Wizards adjust with Oubre’s loss for Game 4? While Oubre is not a starter, nor does he log a ton of minutes in these playoffs, he is a huge part of... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Tempers Flare as Wizards Rout Celtics in Game 3

The hate both teams have for each other was put on display as Washington routs Boston in game three 116-89. Washington had their moments in the first two games of this series that could have turned the whole narrative. Being up 16-0 in Game 1, before ultimately being outscored the rest of the game 99–73 is one thing. Being up by 14... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Historic Duel Between Thomas and Wall Results in Boston taking Game 2

On what would have been his sisters 23rd birthday, Isaiah Thomas put on one of the most historicity dominant performances in NBA history. Finishing with 53 points, he led the Celtics to an 129-119 overtime victory over the Wizards.  To only talk about Thomas’ performance would not do his performance justice. So here is every basket Thomas scored on this... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Boston completes comeback, Takes Game 1 from Wizards

After trailing 16-0 to start the game, Boston used hot shooting from beyond the arc to defeat Washington 123-111. Due to his sisters funeral, no one would blame Isaiah Thomas if he did not have the best game seeming as the game had a early tip time (1 pm). Not only did Thomas come to play for his team, he led... Read More
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