Raptors outduel rival Wizards

/ Mar 4, 2017

Raptors outduel rival Wizards

The Toronto Raptors knew they’d need a better performance from their bench Friday night than they got in the first game of a home-and-home set with the Washington Wizards. Norman Powell made sure it happened. Powell scored a season-high 21 points off the bench, ...

Warriors lose Durant to injury, lose game to Wizards

/ Mar 1, 2017

Warriors lose Durant to injury, lose game to Wizards

Even after Kevin Durant injured his left knee and departed only 93 seconds in, and even after Golden State trailed by as many as 19 points, and even after Stephen Curry’s drought from behind the arc stretched to 14 attempts over two games, the ...

/ May 6, 2016

Wizards star Wall has knee surgery

Washington Wizards All-Star guard John Wall underwent left knee surgery and is expected to be ready for the start of next season. The team said Wall had a procedure done to remove calcium deposits in his left knee to eliminate pain and help him ...

Pistons win to clinch playoff berth

/ Apr 9, 2016

Pistons win to clinch playoff berth

Reggie Jackson and Aron Baynes pushed the Detroit Pistons into the playoffs. Jackson had 39 points and nine assists, Baynes hit eight fourth-quarter free throws and the Pistons clinched their first postseason spot in seven years with a 112-99 victory over the Washington Wizards ...

Warriors move step closer to record

/ Mar 30, 2016

Warriors move step closer to record

Steve Kerr and his do-everything superstar, Stephen Curry, expected Golden State to build on its championship run of last season. This record, though? No way. And 60 games over .500 at this stage? Yeah, right. Curry knocked down six more 3-pointers to increase his ...

Wizards silence Davis, beat Pelicans

/ Feb 24, 2016

Wizards silence Davis, beat Pelicans

The Washington Wizards have played tough defense since the All-Star break. They answered another big challenge on Tuesday night. John Wall had 16 points, 12 rebounds, and 11 assists, helping the Wizards to a 109-89 win over Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans. ...

Curry drops 51 on Wizards

/ Feb 4, 2016

Curry drops 51 on Wizards

Following one of his worst offensive games this season, reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry stopped thinking about basketball and recalibrated his mind. It worked out just fine. Curry was all systems go Wednesday night as he made 11 3-pointers and scored 51 points to ...

Wizards keep Magic under their spell

/ Jan 10, 2016

Wizards keep Magic under their spell

The Washington Wizards have dominated the Orlando Magic over the past three seasons, and All-Star guard John Wall is a big reason why. Wall scored 24 points, handed out 10 assists and controlled the tempo from start to finish as the Wizards beat the ...

/ Jun 28, 2015

Pierce opts out of contract with Wizards

Paul Pierce is opting out of the final year of his contract with the Wizards and will become a free agent Wednesday. The veteran small forward signed a two-year deal with Washington last summer that included a reported $5.5 million player option for the ...