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Wizards’ Paul Pierce is the new Captain America

T0day is Halloween and as you can imagine, people up and down the land are are getting ready to have some fun while dressed as their favorite monsters or characters.  This includes athletes as well, everyone gets onto the spirit of Halloween. Washington Wizards guard Paul Pierce is seen here ready to save the world as dressed Captain America.  Next to him is Marcin Gortat dressed...
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Wizards Notebook, Regular Season Game 2: Wall and Pierce get magical in Orlando

Wizards 105 Magic 98 October 30, 2014 – Amway Center, Orlando, FL Play of the Night Are you not entertained!? Is this not why you are here!? Since the days of Gilbert Arenas has this franchise coveted a closer of this legendary stature. If not for anything else when Pierce was acquired, it was his […] The post Wizards Notebook, Regular Season Game 2: Wall and Pierce get magical...
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John Wall Has Another Fine Double-Double

Washington Wizards floor general John Wall picked up his second double-double of the season two games in with a 30 point and 12 assist effort. Helping the Wiz edge the Orlando Magic 105 -98 on the road for their first win of the season. The post John Wall Has Another Fine Double-Double appeared first on Hooped Up.
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VIDEO: Does John Wall's New Shoe Signal He'll Become a Used Car Salesman?

Washington Wizards star John Wall's new signature sneaker the J Wall 1 releases in stores on Halloween. The new commercial for that shoe from Footlocker, doesn't just promote the shoe,
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Paul Pierce “can’t stand” anybody

“….But seriously though, I can’t stand y’all” If the Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant and Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard’s drama from opening night wasn’t enough to get you hyped for the season, here is commentary by Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce on Mike and Mike, via the Washington Post’s DC Sports Blog: “This is a different era,” Pierce said. ...
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Wizards’ Porter & Rice Entertain Kids at Verizon Center Halloween Party

On Monday, two members of the Washington Wizards caught everyone’s attention at Verizon Center.  Scott Allen of the Washington Post reported on the Wizards’ Halloween party for 100 local-area kids. Otto Porter and Glen Rice Jr. came dressed for the occasion. Porter came as Michelangelo from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Rice came as Bane, from the Batman universe of comics...
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Wizards vs. Heat Game Preview: “Something Special Begins”

Washington at Miami October 29, 2014 at 7:30 PM American Airlines Arena, Miami, FL TV: CSNWashington Radio: 99.1FM Tale of the Tape Last time they met was.. April 14, 2014 @ Verizon Center in DC. The Wizards won 114-93. Projected Starting Lineups The Mohawk’d Machine vs. Stegosaurus ungulatus With LeBron now merely a glistening fragment […] The post Wizards vs. Heat Game Preview...
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Wale Named Washington Wizards New “Creative Liason”

Wale’s loyalty to his hometown team is starting to pay off. The Washington D.C. native has been named as the new creative liason to the Washington Wizards. Wale is the #Wizards’ “creative liaison” & is scheduled to perform during pregame intros at the home opener Saturday: — Jorge Castillo (@jorgeccastillo) October 29, 2014 Wale is scheduled...
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Wizards make rapper Wale new 'creative liaison' for team

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Kris Humphries shares nasty photo of gruesome finger injury

Things have certainly quieted down for Kris Humphries since his dumpster fire of a sham of a made-for-TV marriage to Kim Kardashian. In fact, it seems like an eternity ago that Humprhies was the butt of countless jokes on late night television and the like and treated with derision, mock and ridicule everywhere he went....Read More The post Kris Humphries shares ghastly photo of...
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Wizards Injury Update: Kris Humphries returns to practice early, expected to play Wednesday

The Washington Wizards open the 2014-2015 season tonight against the Miami Heat. Looking to improve upon a 44-38 record last season, the Wizards will rely on a veteran roster of nine players 27 year of age and older, with five over the age of 30. One veteran the Wizards are counting on for stability up front is Kris Humphries, who is expected to play tonight after recovering from...
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John Wall’s Foot Locker commercial is both hilarious and classic

Washington Wizards guard John Wall’s first signature shoe with Adidas — J Wall 1 — is set to hit stores on Friday. Naturally, as in most NBA stars with shoes there is a commercial. As the new Foot Locker commercial explains, it’s all part of The Process. Everything starts off on the right foot, as Wall’s friend explains The Process. He implies Wall’s signature shoe...
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Paul Pierce doesn’t like this new generation of NBA stars

TweetWashington Wizards veteran forward Paul Pierce has been around for a long time. So long, that he’s bridged a couple of generations of NBA superstars. According to a recent interview, Pierce isn’t particularly found of the latest generation of the faces of the NBA. “This is a different era,” Pierce said via the Washington Post. “Guys are playing a lot more together...
Via Los That Sports Blog
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Washington Wizards 2014-15 Season Preview: 5 Burning Questions

EVERYBODY OFFICIALLY UP! The start of the Wizards season begins in T-minus 10 hours or so down on Biscayne Blvd with the first contestants being the Miami Heat and with it comes the usual batch of questions, concerns, thoughts, ideas, opinions and feelings. Here’s all of ours in what we’re deeming the official season preview […] The post Washington Wizards 2014-15 Season Preview...
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Paul Pierce: I can't stand LeBron, other young stars

In a way, Paul Pierce was part of the move that sparked the current era of NBA “super teams,” starting with the formation of the Boston Celtics’ new “Big Three” in 2007. But Pierce, entering his second season since departing Boston, still sees a distinction between him and the league’s new guard. “This is a different era,” Pierce, now with the Washington Wizards...
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Marcin Gortat Fakes Slams Martell Webster On Cop Car

At the Washington Wizards’ fan day at 6 Flags this past Saturday, Marcin Gortat, one of the more entertaining players in the NBA, pretended to arrest his teammate, Martell Webster.  As you can tell with the laughter in the background throughout the video, it was clearly a joke. [YouTube] The post Marcin Gortat Fakes Slams Martell Webster On Cop Car appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Kevin Durant creates Washington Wizards buzz with tweet

Kevin Durant grew up just outside of Washington, D.C. The Oklahoma City Thunder star will be a free agent after the 2015-2016 season, and there has already been speculation that one of the frontrunners to sign Durant will be the Wizards. On Monday, Durant got the Twitter world buzzing when he responded to a tweet...Read More
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2014-15 NBA Previews: Washington Wizards

There has been little wizardry in Washington over the past few years. The Arenas-Butler-Jamison core failed, and Arenas went into a tailspin. Washington got so bad they were granted the first pick, and finally after a few tries they made it to the post-season. After paying premium to make it there, there’s a question of what happens now with this mix of young guys and veterans...
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NBA 30 Teams/30 Days Preview: Washington Wizards

Editor's note: This is the 20th of Sam Amico's 30 NBA team previews entering the 2014-15 season. Projected Starters C Marcin Gortat; PF Nene Hilario; SF Paul Pierce; SG Bradley Beal (when healthy); PG John Wall. Key Reserves G-F Martell Webster; PF Kris Humphries; PF-C DeJuan Blair; SF Otto Porter Jr.; C Kevin Seraphin; PG Andre Miller; PF Drew Gooden; SG Glen Rice Jr.; SF...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
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Wizards officially unveil their new alternate uniforms

The Washington Wizards have officially unveiled their new navy alternate uniforms in the upcoming 2014-15 season. via Washington Wizards The Wizards will wear the alternates on every Wednesday game this season that covers 13 games, 11 road games and two home games. They announced the schedule for the uniform combination. Oct. 29  @ Miami Heat Nov. 26 @ Cleveland Cavaliers DEC....
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Washington Wizards: 5 Options In Replacing Bradley Beal

Washington Wizards: 5 Options In Replacing Bradley Beal By Brandon Hartman: Lead Writer At Hoopstuff… The early preseason “I am better than you” trash talk between both Washington and Cleveland’s backcourts looked to reignite a rivalry and set the stage for some mouth watering showdowns throughout the season, but an ill timed injury has seemingly shelved the first potential...
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Wizards Injury Update: Bradley Beal undergoes surgery, will miss about 6 weeks

Bradley Beal, the Washington Wizards’ promising young shooting guard out of Florida, has broken his wrist. The injury occurred during Washington’s preseason game this past Friday against the Charlotte Hornets.Hornets’ rookie PJ Hairston fouled Beal late in the second quarter of the contest and Beal proceeded to make the two ensuing free throws, but left the court following...
Via Sports Injury Alert
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Glen Rice, Jr. ‘day-to-day’ with sprained ankle

The injury bug is going around the Washington Wizards. Already down Bradley Beal for approximately six weeks with a broken wrist, Glen Rice, Jr. suffered a sprained ankle in Wednesday night’s 101-95 win over the Israeli basketball club, Macabbi Haifa. Head coach Randy Wittman said Rice is “day-to-day.” Wittman says Rice's right ankle is pretty swollen. The dreaded "...
Via KCM Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Wizards season preview: Player Projections

A nice mix of fresh faces and returning players makeup the roster of the Washington Wizards and many NBA followers are wondering how this unit will play during the season. Part three of isportsweb’s season preview of the Wizards breaks down some projections for the key players on the squad. The fans of our nation’s capital want to know what they can look forward to from their...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

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