NBA Wizards 

Season Preview: Southeast Division

With the 2015-2016 NBA approaching, the basketball staff of My Mind on Sports is bringing you our season preview roundtable. In these roundtables we will answer key questions in each division concerning their respective teams. The first division was the Atlantic, then the Central, now it’s the Southeast Division. The Southeast Division consists of the Charlotte Hornets, Atlanta Hawks, Washington… Read More
NBA Wizards 

Takeaways from Wizards Preseason Debut

The NBA preseason is finally underway for the Washington Wizards and with the return of actual NBA basketball comes our first chance to get a glimpse of the 2015-2016 Washington Wizards. The Wizards soundly defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 129-95 in a game that was fairly competitive in the first half. Despite it being a preseason game for the Wizards their… Read More
NBA Wizards 

Wizards Media Day Roundup

The Washington Wizards hosted media day on Monday afternoon and one thing was apparent: their newfound commitment to playing with “pace and space.” This time last year, the Wizards employed a “1990s esque” offensive approach, starting Nene and Gortat, both of whom play in the low post and are “brawlers” rather than finesse big men. This year, Washington will try… Read More
NBA Wizards 

Stretching the floor a key for Washington’s forwards

The Washington Wizards start this season in a rather peculiar situation, last year’s second round playoff run was sparked by the decision to play more “small ball”.  Moving small forward Paul Pierce to the four (power forward) and the emergence of Otto Porter Jr, something Wizards fans were calling for all season. Gone is Paul Pierce, he choose to play… Read More
Mystics Wizards 

Mystics, Wizards new facility set to open in 2018

The Washington Mystics are gearing up for their postseason run, they play the New York Liberty on Friday at Madison Square Garden in Game 1 of their series. The Washington Wizards are just a few weeks away from starting their 2015-2-16 campaign with training camp just a couple of weeks away. It’s been in talks for quite a while, but… Read More
NBA Wizards 

Beal’s chance to prove his worth

With a little under two months until the start of the 2015-2016 NBA season the Washington Wizards find themselves in a bit of a tricky situation, as fourth year guard Bradley Beal has reportedly been seeking a max contract. While under normal circumstances I believe the Wizards would ultimately give Beal the max, the Wizards would like to curve out… Read More
NBA Wizards 

Wall finally starting to get the respect he deserves

The NBA goes through phases or cycles, as most sports do. There was once a time when the back-to-the basket big man was king and every team wanted one, the game was played inside out. In this time, a team just won a championship as a “jump shooting” team, which offended some of the oldest fans of basketball as that’s not… Read More
NBA Wizards 

One former, two current Wizards make the bottom half of SI’s Top 100

Another year, another list for Wizards fans and players to break down. Sports Illustrated is sharing their list of the top 100 players in the NBA,  about 45 minutes ago they shared rankings 100-51. Two current Wizards mad the list and one former player were listed between this range, wonder if any references to this list will be made at… Read More
NBA Wizards 

Wizards start preseason at home, finish on the road in Montreal

While the NFL season is rapidly approaching, the NBA’s time is on it’s heels. The Washington Wizards have released their preseason schedule today. Their training camp will begin at Towson University near the end of September, it will finish up at their in season home in the Verizon Center. Washington is looking to build upon last season’s success which ended… Read More
My Mind on Sports