Washington Wizards

Washington Wizards: Dāvis Bertāns deserves to be in the 3-point contest

NBA All Star weekend is about a month away and there’s at least one of the Washington Wizards that deserves to be represented: Dāvis Bertāns. Dāvis Bertāns is having a career year for the Washington Wizards, especially from deep. The 6’10” Latvian Laser is averaging...

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Takeaways from Toronto Raptors scoring bonanza vs Washington Wizards

The Toronto Raptors ripped apart the Washington Wizards on Friday night, scoring a franchise-high 140 points. What did we learn from the game? Wow, so this is what a near-fully healthy roster looks like. The only main player missing from the Toronto Raptors lineup against the Washington Wizards was Fred...

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1 day ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards

Grades from Raptors’ convincing win over Washington

The Toronto Raptors finished with 22 made threes, a franchise record, in a 140-111 win over the Washington Wizards on Friday. Let’s hand out the game grades: The Toronto Raptors have spent the better part of the 2019-20 season shorthanded, having to find different ways to win seemingly every night...

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1 day ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards

Charlotte Hornets Midseason Report Card: PJ Washington

In his rookie year, PJ Washington has exceeded expectations for the Charlotte Hornets. This article will analyze and grade Washington’s performance from the first half of the season. For Charlotte Hornets fans, PJ Washington has been a special player for the team during his rookie season....

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1 day ago, Swarm and Sting, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets, Washington Wizards

Five thoughts on last night: Raptors 140, Wizards 111

Steve Russell/Toronto Star via Getty Images It was a bit of a laugher as the Raptors downed the Wizards, but there are some positive trends developing that hopefully carry forward. Beating the Washington Wizards into the ground never gets old, does it? That playoff sweep was four-and-a-half years...

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Key Numbers from the Wizards 140-111 loss to the Raptors

Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports What’s made the Wizards a fun watch much of the season was the pyrotechnic scoring. Washington poured in points and so did their opponents. Their youthful effort and bench mob enthusiasm was infectious. The crowd and TV viewers got into the spirit. But, after the loss...

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2 days ago, Bullets Forever, Washington Wizards, Toronto Raptors

Wizards struggle in Toronto, lose 140-111

The Wizards (13-28) lost 140-111 to the defending-champion Raptors (27-14) Friday night in Toronto despite 22 points and eight rebounds off the bench from Troy Brown Jr.

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2 days ago, Washington Wizards, Washington Wizards, Toronto Raptors

Raptors score season-high 140 points in rout of Wizards

Raptors score season-high 140 points in rout of Wizards

Raptors score season-high 140 points in rout of Wizards

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2 days ago, FOX Sports, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards

Gasol makes six 3-pointers, Raptors beat Wizards 140-111

Gasol makes six 3-pointers, Raptors beat Wizards 140-111

Gasol makes six 3-pointers, Raptors beat Wizards 140-111

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2 days ago, FOX Sports, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards

Raptors cruise to easy win against Washington, 140-111

Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports With the whole squad going off, the Raptors beat up on the Wizards for the whole stretch of Friday night’s contest, easily winning 140-111. With the Raptors getting sloppy in the third quarter against the Wizards on Friday night, it was fair to wonder if this would be...

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2 days ago, Raptors HQ, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards

Recap: Wizards stomped by Raptors, 140-111

One game after criticizing the Wizards culture, a dinged-up Bradley Beal turned in a dud performance in a blow-out loss to the Raptors. | Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports A few days after Bradley Beal criticized the team’s losing culture, he turned in a dud performance, and the Wizards were stomped by...

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2 days ago, Bullets Forever, Washington Wizards, Toronto Raptors

Frustrated Bradley Beal reportedly “angry with and emotional about” Wizards

Frustrated Bradley Beal reportedly “angry with and emotional about” Wizards

"I don’t like losing, so [my frustration is] gonna keep building up for me until we starting winning and changing our culture."

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Report: Bradley Beal ‘Angry With and Emotional About’ the Wizards

Bradley Beal is reportedly as angry and emotional about the Wizards’ plight as he’s ever been. Bradley Beal was particularly down after tonight’s loss in Chicago. On why this loss was hitting him harder than usual: “They all do. I don’t like losing. I’m sorry. Especially winnable games.”On...

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2 days ago, SLAM Magazine, Washington Wizards

Bradley Beal Reportedly 'Angry' with Wizards After Loss to Bulls Amid Trade Buzz

The Washington Wizards ' loss to the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night reportedly left shooting guard Bradley Beal the most frustrated he's been during his eight-year tenure with the organization...

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2 days ago, Bleacher Report, Chicago Bulls, Washington Wizards

Preview: Washington Wizards head to Toronto for rematch with reigning champs

The Washington Wizards will take on Pascal Siakam and the 2019 reigning NBA champs, the Toronto Raptors. Things are trending down for the Washington Wizards after a loss to the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night. Recently back from injury, Bradley Beal is in somewhat of a shooting slump. Washington’s...

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2 days ago, Wiz of Awes, Washington Wizards, Toronto Raptors

Washington Wizards: Is Gary Payton II a star in the making?

On a Washington Wizards team that is a defensive nightmare, Gary Payton II is emerging as one of the NBA’s best defenders. Not even a minute into the Washington Wizards’ recent 111-101 victory over the Atlanta Hawks, Gary Payton II was already making an impact. Moments after converting a...

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2 days ago, Wiz of Awes, Washington Wizards

Raptors return home to take on the Wizards: Preview, start time, and more

Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images After a mostly encouraging, yet rocky game against the Thunder, the Raptors return home to face the struggling Wizards. The Raptors have spent the first two weeks of the new decade playing inconsistent, yet exhilarating basketball. We’ve witnessed both ends of the...

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2 days ago, Raptors HQ, Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards

The culture change Beal wants for the Wizards needs to start with Beal

Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images The Washington Wizards lost to the Chicago Bulls Wednesday night, 115-106, after leading by five at halftime. It was a disappointing loss, but not surprising given the team’s 5-16 road record and 13-27 record overall. They now sit alone with the fifth worst...

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3 days ago, Bullets Forever, Washington Wizards

The Wizards game on MLK Day is more than just a game

The Wizards will host the Pistons on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. | Photo by Brian Sevald/NBAE via Getty Images The Washington Wizards have held a home game on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This year won’t be any different. The Washington Wizards are in the middle of a long stretch of road games in...

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3 days ago, Bullets Forever, Washington Wizards

Wizards bench stabilizing an ever-changing rotation

In a Wizards season defined so far by a high-variance offense, a relentless series of injuries to key rotation players and numerous changes to the lineup, the team’s one constant has been its depth.

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