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Paul Pierce Didn’t Mean ‘It’

Everyone in Toronto can relax, Paul Pierce didn't mean 'it'.
Via Pro Bball Report
55 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce attempts to clarify ‘it’ dig about Toronto Raptors

Washington Wizards veteran Paul Pierce attempted on Thursday to clarify some comments he made earlier this week about the Toronto Raptors that generally were perceived as a subtle dig at his team’s upcoming playoff opponent. “We haven’t done particularly well against Toronto, but I don’t feel they have the ‘It’ that makes you worried,” Pierce...Read More The post Paul...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss

John Wall Following Paul Pierce’s Comments: ‘I Definitely Want to be Great’

Paul Pierce made a few headlines after talking off the hip in an interview with’s Jackie MacMullan about his “horrible” season with the Brooklyn Nets, his rivalry with LeBron James, and his relationship (or lack thereof) with former Boston Celtics teammate Ray Allen. Lost in Pierce’s piercing words was his critique of current teammates John Wall, Bradley Beal, and...
Via KCM Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

“I’m In The News, Sweetheart” – Wizards Edition

Sound waves of ESPN reporter Britt McHenry verbally humiliating a clerk at a towing company surfaced the Internet today and as you’d expect, there was absolutely no mercy on her. McHenry’s diatribe on the poor lady offered plenty of quotables, most of them obnoxiously exalting herself as an educated news reporter, and one that wouldn’t […] The post “I’m In The News, Sweetheart”...
Via Hoop District
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Wizards Season Finale in Cleveland: A Meaningless Game Full of Meaning

When watching a game with zero playoff implications, focusing on individual performances is proabably the essential thing to do, kind of like a preseason game. Because after all, plug anyone into a lineup and put them on the court and I’m banking that they’ll give it *100 emoji*, and that is exactly what the Wizards […] The post The Wizards Season Finale in Cleveland: A Meaningless...
Via Hoop District
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Washington Wizards: Who The Heck Are They?

Who are the Washington Wizards? Thanks to Paul Pierce questioning if John Wall and Bradley Beal “have what it takes”, it seems to be a rather topical question. Not that Pierce is the lone person to ever question the two players. Still, even despite the messenger having bashed a multitude of people which have made people call in to question his motive, it seems rather fair. Only...
Via Crossover Chronicles
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Washington Wizards Unveil New-ish Primary Logo/Campaign Button

On Wednesday, the Washington Wizards unveiled the team’s new primary logo. While the logo is largely similar to the team’s old “monument ball” design, the new outer border definitely gives the logo a more “political” feel with the prominent striping on the sides and the addition of the team name on the top and bottom Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards Will Get New Primary Logo

The Washington Wizards will have a new logo starting next season. USA TODAY Sports’ Jeff Zillgitt shared the image of the new logo on Twitter Wednesday morning. Wizards unveil new primary logo, starting with 2015-16 season: — Jeff Zillgitt (@JeffZillgitt) April 15, 2015 The Wizards have moved away from the ‘finger roll Wizard’ logo, using a red...
Via KCM Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall Rises to 13th in NBA Jersey Sales

The NBA announced its top selling jerseys for the 2014-15 season with LeBron James leading the league for the sixth straight season despite switching teams this past off-season. Washington Wizards’ point guard John Wall cracked the top 15 for the first time since his rookie season in 2010-11. NBA’s top selling jerseys — Zach Harper (@talkhoops) April...
Via KCM Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce on his time with Brooklyn Nets: It was ‘horrible’

Paul Pierce has embraced his role as a bench player for the Washington Wizards this season, and that is partly because it is such a better experience than what he endured last season. Pierce, along with Kevin Garnett and Jason Terry, was traded to the Brooklyn Nets before last season. The three were expected to...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards looking for revenge against hungry Pacers

Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports The Washington Wizards will face off against the Indiana Pacers this evening at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis in what is expected to be a very hard fought game by both teams. Washington has nothing left to play for as they have locked themselves into the fifth playoff seed, while the Pacers are currently half a game ahead of the Brooklyn...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizards End Season On Road

The Wizards remain in 5th place in the East, two games back of Toronto and Chicago with two to play. Washington wraps up @ Indiana on Tuesday and @ Cleveland on Wednesday. The NBA playoffs begin on Saturday and at 46-34, Washington has already won more regular season games since the 1979 team that lost to Seattle in the finals. The playoff picture & potential scenarios with...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Game Notebook 80, Wizards vs. Hawks: Wiz Punch Out Hawks In Final Regular Season Home Game

Wizards 108 Hawks 99 April 12, 2015 – Verizon Center, Washington, DC Game Leaders: With the Wizards back at the Verizon Center, and the team looking to get back in the Win column, John Wall was back in the starting lineup. The same could not be said for the Hawks, who elected to sit their […] The post Game Notebook 80, Wizards vs. Hawks: Wiz Punch Out Hawks In Final Regular Season...
Via Hoop District
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Wizards look to close out season strongly

The second half of the NBA season has been marked by inconsistency for the Washington Wizards. Coming out of the all-star break, Washington dropped 5 straight games before seemingly getting back on track with a 5 game win streak that included wins over Memphis and Portland. But their streak would end in Los Angeles against the Clippers, a loss that marked the first of 4 in a row...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bradley Beal scores 21 to lead hot-shooting Wizards over 76ers

  Bradley Beal scored 21 points and the Washington Wizards shot a franchise-record 65.3 percent from the field in their 119-90 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. The Wizards rested All-Star guard John Wall, ending his consecutive games streak at 208. Ramon Sessions added 19 points, and Marcin Gortat had 18 points, seven rebounds, six assists and four blocks...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Time Running Out for Washington Wizards to Establish Playoff Rotation

Washington Wizards forward Drew Gooden (90) shoots between Memphis Grizzlies forward Jeff Green, left, and forward Zach Randolph (50) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 4, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill) While other teams are narrowing down their playoff rotations, the Washington Wizards appear to be broadening their cast of contributors...
Via The Sports Journal
10 days ago  |  Discuss

President Obama trash talked Paul Pierce in hoops

President Obama is the first of his kind that might actually stand a chance at beating a NBA player at horse. He’s a president that can actually play hoops. A recent shoot-around with Washington Wizards players John Wall and Paul Pierce proved this to a T. And Obama wasn’t afraid to talk some trash to Pierce. More Wall on @BarackObama :"He trash-talked Paul (Pierce) when...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

President Obama Trash Talks Paul Pierce During Easter Pickup Game (Video)

It’s all fun and games until the leader of the free world trash talks you. A few members of the Washington Wizards made their way to the White House on Monday for the traditional Easter Egg Roll, which included a little pickup game with President Barack Obama. The president teamed up with point guard John Wall in a shooting game against a team that included Paul Pierce and some...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: President Obama Shoots Hoops With Wizards, Talks Trash

The Washington Wizards are at the White House today for the 137th White House Easter Egg Roll. It’s also a part of the #NBAfit campaign. As the players were shooting around with some of the kids in attendance, President Obama […]
Via The Kevin Burke Project
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Green throws down nasty posterizing dunk against Wizards (Video / GIF)

Memphis Grizzlies forward Jeff Green made his presence felt during Saturday night's game against Washington by attacking the rim and throwing down a tremendous one-handed jam.Green put Wizards center Kevin Seraphin on a poster, with a nasty slam dunk that brought the whole crowd to their feet.The Wizards got the last laugh, however, as they came away with the 92-83 victory.Video...
Via Holdout Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Wizards Fans Frustrated with Otto Porter Jr.’s Playing Time

Otto Porter Jr. #22 of the Washington Wizards goes up for a shot against the Memphis Grizzlies on March 12, 2015 at Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) Otto Porter Jr. has a fever, and the only prescription is more consistent playing time—at least that’s the sentiment being expressed by a growing number of Washington Wizards fans. It doesn’t...
Via The Sports Journal
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Gheorghe Muresan, Lionel Messi hang out at Wizards game (PHOTOS)

Former Wizards center Gheorghe Muresan is quite a bit taller than Lionel Messi. He’s almost double the Argentinian soccer star’s size. So when the two hung out at the Pacers-Wizards game on Wednesday night, it was instantly clear that Muresan is just a bit too tall to play soccer. Check out the photos and see for yourself. "Hola, Gheorghe" – Leo Messi #WizPacers pic...
Via The Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Warriors C on Wizards: We knew they would quit

The Warriors picked up their sixth win in a row on Monday when they beat the Wizards 107-76 at home. Washington was down by just three at halftime. Then, Golden State came out in the third quarter and raised the intensity of their defense, allowing the Wizards to make just one shot from the floor...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

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