Kevin Durant left Thursday night's game with an apparent injury after appearing to roll his ankle.
With the Wizards off to a great start and John Wall playing the best basketball of his career, should the Wizards' point guard be in the early discussion for MVP?
Rajon Rondo, the lone holdover from the Boston Celtics' last title team, is headed to the Dallas Mavericks.

Team talk

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    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Darrell Arthur scored 20 points and Mike Conley added 19 as the Memphis Grizzlies beat Los Angeles 106-93 Wednesday night, handing the Lakers their fourth straight loss and 10th in 12 games. Los Angeles lost its seventh consecutive road game, and...
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    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Paul Millsap had 16 points and 15 rebounds to help the Utah Jazz hold off the Washington Wizards 92-88 on Wednesday night. The Jazz led by 22 points in the second quarter and 15 entering the fourth, but the road-weary Wizards fought back to within two...
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    NEW YORK (AP) Joe Johnson made the go-ahead jumper with 22 seconds left and scored 25 points, leading the Brooklyn Nets to an 88-85 over the New York Knicks on Monday and a split of the four-game series between the city rivals. Deron Williams added 14 points and 12...
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    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Jordan Crawford hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer and the Washington Wizards dogpiled on the court to celebrate a 98-95 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night. Nicolas Batum had 12 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists for his first career...
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    ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Hawks signed guard Jannero Pargo to a 10-day contract before facing the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday. Injuries have depleted Atlanta's roster at guard with Lou Williams out the season and Devin Harris nursing a sprained left ankle. Rookie John...
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    ATLANTA (AP) Tony Parker had 23 points and 12 assists, and the San Antonio Spurs held off the short-handed Atlanta Hawks 98-93 on Saturday night for their fourth straight victory. Matt Bonner added 17 points, and Kawhi Leonard and Tiago Splitter each had 14 for the Spurs...
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    LOS ANGELES (AP) Chris Paul had 22 points and 11 assists, Blake Griffin added 17 points and 11 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers hung on to beat the pesky Washington Wizards 94-87 on Saturday night. Coming off a sweep of their three-game road trip through Memphis,...


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12/16/2014Paul PierceSore toe
12/8/2014NeneSore right knee
11/25/2014NeneSore foot
10/29/2014Glen Rice Jr.Sore ankle
10/11/2014Bradley BealWrist surgery
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Wizards - Team News
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce (sore right big toe) did not practice on Thursday. Pierce missed Tuesday's game with his toe injury and a missed practice on Thursday doesn't bode well for his availability against the Heat on Friday. There's a chance the...
Dec 18 1:08PM Read More
Rasual Butler - G/F
Rasual Butler came off the bench for 23 points, five rebounds, two assists, a steal, a block... He went on a tear like this about two weeks ago, but then dried up and did almost nothing after owners picked him up. We're crediting tonight's performance to the absence of...
Dec 16 9:44PM Read More
John Wall - G
John Wall was dominant again scoring 21 points, matching a career high with 17 assists, and... Wall leads the league with seven 20 & 10 points/assists games and is a legitimate MVP candidate. He's healthy, doing and saying all the right things, and playing like a...
Dec 16 9:40PM Read More
Otto Porter - F
Otto Porter started in place of Paul Pierce (toe) on Tuesday and had 10 points, five rebounds,... Pierce is day-to-day and Porter wasn't exactly a beast tonight, so there's no reason to run out and pick Porter up. However, if Pierce is ever set to miss a lot of time,...
Dec 16 9:37PM Read More
Kris Humphries - F/C
Kris Humphries bounced back from a two-point, four-rebound game on Sunday with six points, 10... Nene is back, but Humps is still starting and should be owned in most leagues as long as that's the case.
Dec 16 9:33PM Read More
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce (sore right toe) will not play Tuesday vs. the Timberwolves, and Otto Porter will... While Porter is starting, this news will likely translate to more shots going to Bradley Beal. Porter has shown flashes, but remains a risky option in daily leagues coming...
Dec 16 6:31PM Read More
Marcin Gortat - C
Marcin Gortat was given a flop warning for his actions against the Jazz on Sunday. VIdeo of the flop can be found below. If Gortat is found guilty again, he'll face a $5,000 fine.
Dec 15 12:29PM Read More
Marcin Gortat - C
Marcin Gortat was very quiet on Sunday, scoring only five points on 2-of-8 shooting with seven... Rudy Gobert started for Utah and his incredible length and athleticism get some credit for Gortat's off night, which was only his sixth single-digit scoring game of the...
Dec 14 8:46PM Read More
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce was held without a rebound on Sunday for the first time all season, though he added... Pierce's versatility is a saving grace for fantasy owners, and he's been a steady top-100 option with averages of 13.1 points, 1.3 triples, 5.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 0.6...
Dec 14 8:46PM Read More
Kris Humphries - F/C
Kris Humphries scored two points on 1-of-4 shooting vs. the Jazz on Sunday, adding four... He logged 26 minutes and continues to start ahead of Nene (10 points, six boards in 23 minutes). Fantasy owners should stick with him a while longer in case coach Randy...
Dec 14 8:45PM Read More
John Wall - G
John Wall stuffed the stat sheet in Sunday's home win vs. the Jazz, notching 16 points, six... He also turned the ball over five times, but that's par for the course as he averages the fifth-most turnovers of any player in the league at 3.9 per game. He's a top-10...
Dec 14 8:45PM Read More
Bradley Beal - G
Bradley Beal scored a season-high 29 points against the Clippers during a 104-96 win on Friday... He's finally got it going over his last six games, averaging 17.2 points, 2.2 rebounds, 3.8 assists, 1.2 steals and 2.5 triples on 45.2 percent from the field and 85.7...
Dec 12 10:46PM Read More
Marcin Gortat - C
Marcin Gortat was a handful for the Clippers during a win on Friday, making 8-of-10 from the... He had a terrific block against Blake Griffin in the low post. Gortat and the Wizards have won seven of their last eight games and the big man has shot at least 55 percent...
Dec 12 10:43PM Read More
Kris Humphries - F/C
Kris Humphries had a nice outing in 27 minutes against the Clippers on Friday with 11 points,... Nene played 23 minutes off the bench, scoring nine points with five rebounds, two assists and two steals. The Wizards were great in the paint and kept the Clippers to just...
Dec 12 10:35PM Read More
Martell Webster - G/F
Martell Webster (back) practiced on Thursday, but was unable to participate in full. Webster has been ramping up his rehab, but didn't participate in a full-court practice on Thursday so we're reading tea leaves as to when he'll return. Webster's eventual...
Dec 11 1:43PM Read More

12/19Mia4:30 PT5:30 MT6:30 CT7:30 ET0:30 GMT8:30 5:30 MST7:30 EST4:30 UAE (+1)01:3019:30 ET6:30 CT22:30
12/21vs. Pho3:00 PT4:00 MT5:00 CT6:00 ET23:00 GMT7:00 4:00 MST6:00 EST3:00 UAE (+1)00:0018:00 ET5:00 CT21:00
12/23vs. Chi4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)01:0019:00 ET6:00 CT22:00
12/25NY9:00 PT10:00 MT11:00 CT12:00 ET17:00 GMT1:00 10:00 MST12:00 EST21:00 UAE18:0012:00 ET11:00 CT15:00
12/27vs. Bos4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)01:0019:00 ET6:00 CT22:00
Full Schedule
12/16vs. MinW 109-95
12/14vs. UtaW 93-84
12/12vs. LACW 104-96
12/10OrlW 91-89
12/8vs. BosW 133-132
12/7BosL 93-101
12/5vs. DenW 119-89
12/3vs. LALW 111-95
12/1vs. MiaW 107-86
11/29vs. NOW 83-80
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Team Stats

Wizards: Stats
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Per Game
John Wall2435.9.448.752.34417.8
Bradley Beal1533.2.441.813.47515.1
Marcin Gortat2430.2.541.774-13.6
Paul Pierce2327.3.441.826.35313.2
Rasual Butler2021.6.542.824.53411.0
Kris Humphries2322.0.440.720.0007.9
Kevin Seraphin2315.3.528.640-6.3
Otto Porter2320.1.451.758.3755.9
Drew Gooden1415.9.437.583.3895.4
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