Washington Wizards

Christmas day trip to New York highlights Wizards’ 2013-2014 schedule

August 13, 2014 | WNST Staff

WIZARDS ANNOUNCE 2014-15 SCHEDULE Team Opens Home Slate on Saturday, Nov. 1, vs. Milwaukee   WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Washington Wizards announced their 2014-15 regular season schedule today, including their home opener on Saturday, Nov. 1, against the Milwaukee Bucks.    The Wizards tip off the season with a two game road trip to Florida when they [...]

Wizards announce return of Baltimore Classic October 20

August 11, 2014 | WNST Staff

WIZARDS ANNOUNCE 2014 PRESEASON SCHEDULE Second Annual Baltimore Classic Highlights Eight-Game Slate    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Washington Wizards announced today the team‘s eight-game 2014 preseason schedule, which includes three home games at Verizon Center.   The team‘s exhibition slate is highlighted by the second annual Baltimore Classic against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Baltimore Arena [...]

Wizards guards Beal, Wall cut from USA Basketball roster

August 05, 2014 | WNST Staff

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