Pau Gasol


The Wizards may be in a funk, losers of four in a row, but they're still much better off than the New York Knicks as J.R. Smith appears to be clashing with coach Mike Woodson.


It's still early in the NBA season, but John Wall isn't hiding that he has taken to heart all the criticisms about his game -- and the five-year, $80 million extension the Wizards gave him in the


The Wizards withstood a three-point shooting barrage, and the emotional letdown of Bradley Beal not being in the lineup to win their second game in a row at Verizon Center in front of 19,204 Tuesd


Washington expects it to feel like a "road" game even though this will be at home. In the last game, the New York Knicks almost as many fans among the 18,000-plus.


The Wizards played without starting center Emeka Okafor again because of flu-like symptoms and guards Bradley Beal (ankle) and A.J.