NBA

Wizards guard Wall added to USA men’s basketball roster

July 27, 2014 | WNST Staff

WASHINGTON, DC - Washington Wizards guard John Wall has been selected to the 2014-16 USA Basketball Men‘s National Team, USA Basketball announced today.   Wall will join 18 other players, including teammate Bradley Beal, who have been selected for the 2014-2016 USA Men‘s National Team pool.  The 2014 USA World Championship Team and, if the U.S. qualifies, the [...]

Rice scores 24 but Wizards bow out to Kings to Summer League semis

July 21, 2014 | WNST Staff

Game Recap: Kings 74, Wizards 62 The Sacramento Kings (5-1) earned a spot in the Samsung NBA Summer League Championship with their convincing 74-62 victory over the Washington Wizards (5-1) Sunday at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center. Sacramento used a 39-10 run that spanned the first and second quarters to outdistance itself from Washington to [...]

Wizards’ Rice Jr. named NBA Summer League MVP

July 20, 2014 | WNST Staff

Rice, Jr. named MVP, leads All-NBA Summer League team Official release LAS VEGAS – Glen Rice, Jr. of the Washington Wizards was unanimously named Most Valuable Player of the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014, while nine additional standout players highlight the Samsung All-NBA Summer League First and Second teams, as selected by a panel of media [...]

Wizards finalize deal to add Humphries

July 20, 2014 | WNST Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that the team has acquired forward Kris Humphries from Boston in exchange for a protected 2015 second round draft pick. “Kris is a proven veteran and will be a versatile addition to our frontcourt, giving us the option to use him as either a power forward [...]

Wizards top Spurs in 3OT to advance to Summer League semifinals

July 20, 2014 | WNST Staff

Game Recap: Wizards 95, Spurs 94 (3OT) It took triple-overtime for the Washington Wizards to defeat the San Antonio Spurs 95-94 in the final quarterfinal game of the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014. The Wizards (5-0) will take on the Sacramento Kings (4-1) on Sunday in the semi-finals. The Spurs went 4-2 in the summer [...]

Wizards top Heat, advance to Summer League quarterfinals

July 18, 2014 | WNST Staff

Recap: Wizards 78, Heat 67 The Washington Wizards (4-0) remained unbeaten in Las Vegas at the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 with a 78-67 triumph over the Miami Heat (2-3) Wednesday evening at UNLV’s Cox Pavilion. Washington, who led the entire first half, had to fend off a pesky Miami squad that owned a one-point [...]

Wizards acquire C Blair in sign and trade with Mavericks

July 17, 2014 | WNST Staff

Rice scores 24 to lead Wizards past Heat in Summer League

July 15, 2014 | WNST Staff

Recap: Wizards 85, Heat 83 The Washington Wizards (3-0) remained perfect through their first three games at the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 with their triumph over the Miami Heat (1-2) Tuesday evening at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center. Washington jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead just 17 seconds into the contest off a [...]

Wizards net C Ely, trade exception in Ariza deal

July 15, 2014 | WNST Staff

Wizards G Beal named to U.S. national team roster

July 15, 2014 | WNST Staff