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Wall leads defensive charge in rout of Lakers

Defense has been the topic in the Nation’s Capital for easily the last week or so, especially over the last three games. The Washington Wizards hosted the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night at Capital One Arena. There were a few of big time blocks by John Wall (3 blocks), multiple deflections that led to the Wizards out running in… Read More
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Defensive struggles continue as Wizards fall to Mavericks

The Washington Wizards returned to the Capital One Arena after winning their last game on the road to put them over the .500 mark. They hosted the 1-10 Dallas Mavericks Tuesday night. The Mavericks started the game with a lob from Wes Matthews to rookie sensation Dennis Smith Jr. and from that point on the Mavericks never relinquished the lead.… Read More
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James scores 57 to lead Cleveland past Washington

It sounded as if the Washington Wizards had learned their lesson after Wednesday’s 22-point collapse against the Phoenix Suns. The talk after the game was centered around what’s become their achilles heel on this young season, defense. In that game, Washington surrendered 106 points in three quarters to the visiting Suns. With a struggling Cleveland team in town, it seemed… Read More
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Defensive issues highlight Washington’s collapse against Phoenix

The Phoenix Suns fought back from a 22-point deficit to top the  Washington Wizards 122-116. It took a career-high 40 points and 10 rebounds from TJ Warren, but Phoenix didn’t flinch at the large deficit and continued to play hard and it paid off. Bradley Beal led Washington with a 40 point effort of his own, but Washington did little… Read More
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Timely stops help Washington outlast Detroit

Not one, but two timely blocks from John Wall helped seal the Wizards second win of the season in as many games. After a strong third quarter in which the Wizards appeared to have gotten control of the game, a poor defensive period had the Pistons shoot 69% in the fourth. Despite the hot shooting by the visiting team, Washington’s… Read More
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Wizards top Sixers in exciting season opener

The Washington Wizards opened their 2017-2018 regular season campaign with a 120-115 win at home over the Philadelphia 76ers. It was a good win for the home team and the visitors put on a show in defeat. Capital One Arena or “The Vault” as Bradley Beal likes to call it, was electric from opening tip until the final buzzer. John… Read More
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Wizards lose Mac in win over Cleveland

There’s always excitement when Cleveland comes to town, but it was short lived for the fans that packed the Capital One Arena on Sunday afternoon. The Cavaliers sat nine of their top 10 players including LeBron James, Dwayne Wade, and Isaiah Thomas. Washington’s own starters didn’t play as much, only one of them hitting the 10 minute mark in Marcin… Read More
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Wizards vs Knicks takeaways

By Cardell Dudley   Washington in their first preseason game against NBA competition pulled out a 104-100 win over the New York Knicks. John Wall was in mid-season form in his first game of the preseason, posting 19 points and 6 assist, both game highs. As with every team in preseason, there were some highs and lows during the game. Washington… Read More
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