Wizards

The Wizards opened at home with a playoff victory and lead a series 3-0 for the first time in franchise history after Friday's Game 3 over Toronto in D.C.
The latest from both coaches and locker room before Wizards host Raptors in Game 3. Washington leads the best-of-7 series 2-0.

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    WASHINGTON (AP) Bradley Beal made a jumper with 0.3 seconds left after using a pump fake to get open, and the short-handed Washington Wizards beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 101-99 Monday night. Kevin Durant led Oklahoma City (26-8) with 29 points. The Wizards (5-28),...
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    WASHINGTON (AP) Nene and Jordan Crawford are out for the Washington Wizards against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night. Nene (right knee tendinitis) has played just 20 games this season while dealing with a foot problem (plantar fasciitis), but he had played in the...
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    MIAMI (AP) LeBron James scored 24 points and the Miami Heat had an edge in rebounding for a change Sunday to beat the woeful Washington Wizards 99-71. The Heat, beaten on the boards by a total of 38 rebounds over the previous three games, this time enjoyed a 50-39...
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    LOS ANGELES (AP) Chris Paul had 30 points and 13 assists, Blake Griffin added 24 points, and the Los Angeles Clippers led all the way in beating the Lakers 107-102 on Friday night. Kobe Bryant scored 38 points and Dwight Howard had 21 points and 15 rebounds for the Lakers...
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    WASHINGTON (AP) Joe Johnson's jumper with 0.7 seconds left in the second overtime lifted the Brooklyn Nets to a 115-113 victory over the Washington Wizards on Friday night. Bradley Beal's two free throws tied the score at 113 with 9.1 seconds to play before Johnson, who...
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    MIAMI (AP) LeBron James scored 32 points and finished one assist shy of a triple-double, Dwyane Wade scored 27 and the Miami Heat rallied both early and late before beating the Dallas Mavericks 119-109 in overtime on Wednesday night. Chris Bosh scored 17 points and Ray...
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    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Paul George had 29 points and 13 rebounds, D.J. Augustin scored 18 points, and the Indiana Pacers beat the Washington Wizards 89-81 on Wednesday night. George had 10 points in the first quarter as the Central Division-leading Pacers (19-13) led by as...

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Today's Poll

Wizards Superlatives: Most Likely to Succeed in the Postseason
John Wall
59%
Bradley Beal
18%
Paul Pierce
13%
Marcin Gortat
5%
Nene
1%
Other (leave in comments)
3%

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
4/8/2015NeneSore shoulder
3/25/2015Toure\' MurrySprained left ankle
3/25/2015Bradley BealRight ankle sprain
3/9/2015Garrett TempleSore hamstring
2/27/2015Paul PierceBruised right knee
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Wizards - Team News
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce scored 18 points on 5-of-9 shooting (including four threes) with three rebounds in... The stat line isn't huge but most of his buckets were and the Wiz can now sweep with a win on Sunday. John Wall scored 19 points on 5-of-15 shooting with five rebounds, 15...
Apr 24 11:15PM Read More
Marcin Gortat - C
Marcin Gortat scored 24 points on 11-of-15 shooting with 13 rebounds, five assists and four... Gortat is going to be a winning player in playoff formats because he'll get a second series and face the Hawks in the second round. The former was in question heading into...
Apr 24 11:13PM Read More
Drew Gooden - F/C
Drew Gooden scored 12 points on 4-of-9 shooting (including three treys) with seven rebounds and... Gooden is a high-risk, somewhat high-reward guy to look at as filler for your DFS lineup.
Apr 24 11:11PM Read More
Otto Porter - F
Otto Porter scored 11 points on 4-of-6 shooting (including two threes) with eight rebounds, two... Porter is being turned to in clutch situations and he's answering the call this postseason, and he'll certainly be on our radar heading into next season.
Apr 24 11:10PM Read More
Garrett Temple - G
Garrett Temple (hamstring) has still not been able to practice. Temple isn't close to being ready for any game-time action, and it'll be Ramon Sessions serving as Washington's primary backup point guard for however long he's sidelined....
Apr 23 3:03PM Read More
John Wall - G
John Wall racked up 26 points and a Wizards' playoff-record 17 assists during Tuesday's Game 2... Wall was playing through a sore shoulder but you couldn't tell by watching him -- he turned the ball over five times but that's a footnote to an otherwise brilliant game. He...
Apr 21 11:04PM Read More
Bradley Beal - G
Bradley Beal caught fire on Tuesday, finishing with 28 points on 12-of-21 shooting, two... Beal's confidence is surging at the right time for the Wizards, who emphatically claimed an 0-2 lead in their first-round series. During a halftime interview Beal said,...
Apr 21 11:03PM Read More
Otto Porter - F
Otto Porter came off Washington's bench for 15 points on 6-of-8 shooting, nine rebounds, one... There's no word on whether or not Paul Pierce punched Porter before the game, but either way the Wizards have to be thrilled with his performance through two playoff wins....
Apr 21 11:01PM Read More
Bradley Beal - G
Bradley Beal stayed late after Washington's Game 1 win to get in extra shooting work. Beal managed to make just 6-of-23 shots, and that prompted the extra session. "Have to," Beal said of the additional work. "Can’t shoot 6 for 23. Just want...
Apr 20 10:04AM Read More
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce admitted his knee injury is still an issue. Originally injured on February 24 against the Warriors, Pierce said the injury still bothers him currently. However, it doesn't seem to be a serious concern at this point...
Apr 20 10:00AM Read More
Otto Porter - F
John Wall and Bradley Beal both went out of their way to praise Otto Porter after Washington's... "He does the little things that nobody sees," Wall said. Beal added, "He’s terrific for us. He helps space the floor, he can shoot the ball, and he’s just...
Apr 20 9:54AM Read More
Garrett Temple - G
Garrett Temple (hamstring) got a lot of shots up during the Wizards' practice on Sunday, and... Temple isn't a major part of the Wizards' rotations, and considering he's been sidelined since March 9, he would likely return in a very limited role. Ramon Sessions will be...
Apr 19 2:25PM Read More
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce was fantastic against the Raptors during a 93-86 overtime win on Saturday, scoring... After the game, Pierce said he felt good and that he needed the rest heading into the postseason. Pierce didn't play 37 minutes in any game during the 2015 part of the...
Apr 18 4:33PM Read More
John Wall - G
John Wall scored 10 points with six boards, eight assists, one block and one turnover against... He missed a 19-foot contested jumper at the end of regulation and the Wall isolation plays were coming early and often. They didn't really work because he made just 5-of-18...
Apr 18 4:26PM Read More
Bradley Beal - G
Bradley Beal made 6-of-23 from the field for 16 points against the Raptors during an overtime... Coach Randy Wittman went to a Beal pick-and-roll quite a bit in this game, but it wasn't really a productive play for them. He really struggled down the stretch today and...
Apr 18 4:22PM Read More

Schedule
DateOppTime
4/24vs. Tor5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)02:0020:00 ET7:00 CT23:00
4/26vs. Tor3:30 PT4:30 MT5:30 CT6:30 ET22:30 GMT6:30 3:30 MST5:30 EST2:30 UAE (+1)00:3018:30 ET5:30 CT21:30
4/29TorTBA
5/1vs. TorTBA
5/3TorTBA
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Results
DateOppFinal
4/21TorW 117-106
4/18TorW 93-86
4/15CleL 108-113
4/14IndL 95-99
4/12vs. AtlW 108-99
4/10BknL 80-117
4/8PhiW 119-90
4/4MemW 92-83
4/3vs. NYW 101-87
4/1vs. PhiW 106-93
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Team Stats

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Per Game
PlayerGMinFG%FT%3P%PPG
John Wall7935.9.445.785.30017.6
Bradley Beal6333.4.427.783.40915.3
Marcin Gortat8229.9.566.703.00012.2
Paul Pierce7326.2.447.781.38911.9
Nene6725.3.511.604.20011.0
Kris Humphries6421.0.473.744.0008.0
Rasual Butler7520.1.422.791.3877.7
Kevin Seraphin7915.6.513.707.0006.6
Ramon Sessions6418.6.374.769.3176.3
Otto Porter7419.4.450.734.3376.0
 
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