2:38 AM EDT, Thu May 07, 2015
Washington Post 6 hours ago

Despite Wall injury, Wizards remain confident in wake of Game 2 loss

Paul Pierce kept repeating the message to his Washington Wizards teammates in the visitors’ locker room at Philips Arena on Tuesday night. The veteran forward emphasized they were a better team than the Atlanta Hawks, with or without their best player, and what had just transpired over 48 minutes proved it, even if the result was a Game 2 loss. Read full article >>
Bullets Forever 9 hours ago

Otto Porter took the next step in his development in Game 2 vs. Hawks

Otto Porter showed off some new skills in his dazzling performance against the Hawks in Game 2. As good as the Wizards' playoff run has been this season, the biggest win for the franchise long-term has been the rapid growth of Otto Porter. Now that he's cemented...
Bullets Forever 15 hours ago

Wizards vs. Hawks Game 2: The BF Community Roll Call

We lost, and we vented. That means there were a lot of comments, so we break it down. When things are positive and the Wizards are winning, we're happy. When the team's losing, we're not. Let's get to the stats: Previous Roll Calls: Round 1, Game 1 Round 1, Game 2 Round 1, Game 3 Round 1, Game 4 Round...
Peachtree Hoops 14 hours ago

2015 NBA Playoffs: DeMarre Carroll continues postseason surge for the Atlanta Hawks

DeMarre Carroll continued his playoff surge Tuesday night leading the Atlanta Hawks to a Game 2 win over the Washington Wizards. After a solid regular season, Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll has taken his game to another level during the postseason....
CBS Sports May 6, 2015
Video: Wizards at Hawks Game 2 recap

Watch: Wizards at Hawks Game 2 recap

Ken Berger recaps the Hawks 106-90 win over the John Wall-less Wizards.
Washington Post 15 hours ago

Wizards need Ramon Sessions to do more than score in John Wall’s absence

The Washington Wizards were without point guard John Wall in Game 2 of their series against the Atlanta Hawks. The ending was predictable: the Wizards lost 106-90, allowing Atlanta to tie the series.In Wall’s absence, the Wizards had reserve Ramon Sessions assume the duties of floor general. Sessions scored a team-high 21 points and tied with Otto Porter Jr. for the highest win probability added on the team at 11 percent but it was clear that he is no substitute for having Wall on the court.Read full article >>
John Meyer / Canis Hoopus 15 hours ago

NBA Playoffs: Hawks and Grizzlies Tie up Series with Game 2 Victories

John Wall sat out and the Wizards lost. Mike Conley played and the Grizzlies won. Both series are now tied 1-1. The Hawks bounced back from losing Game 1 to Washington at home with a 106-90 win last night in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. I was looking forward to seeing if Randy Wittman...
CSN Washington 12 hours ago

Pick and Roll: Did the Cavs make a mistake trading Wiggins for Love?

This week on Pick and Roll: Who's the second most important Wizard, after John Wall, in their second-round playoff match-up. What does the hiring or Billy Donovan in OKC mean for KD 2 DC and did the Cavaliers make a mistake trading Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love.

More Wizards Rumors & News

Washington Post 14 hours ago

DC Sports Bog: TNT and ESPN just can’t quit the old Wizards logo

Yo, TV networks. Please stop using the old Wizards logo in your presentations. The bearded magician jumping over a basketball moon logo was officially retired when the Wizards unveiled a new primary logo in April, so you can go ahead and delete it from your graphics database.Read full article >>
CSN Washington 14 hours ago

Leonsis will shave his head if Wizards, Caps reach finals

The owner of the Wizards and Capitals might end up with something of a radical new-look if his teams keep advancing through the playoffs.
CSN Washington 15 hours ago

Paul Pierce talks about his time with Wizards, and his future

Paul Pierce signed a two-year contract with the Wizards last summer and says he loves the city and the team. Will The Truth stay in Washington? Pierce addresses his future.

DC Sports Bog: Atlanta fans learn nothing from Raptors series, chant insults at Paul Pierce

The most amazing thing about Tuesday night’s Wizards game — more amazing than Ramon Sessions leading Washington with 21 points, more amazing than the Wizards pushing Atlanta for 42 minutes without their best player, more amazing than Otto Porter Jr. again looking like a No. 3 overall pick — was the Atlanta fans deciding it would be a good idea to chant insults at Paul Pierce.Read full article >>
J.michael / CSN Washington 17 hours ago

Beating Hawks is one thing, but without John Wall is another

The Wizards weren't able to handle the wrinkles that the Hawks showed defensively in Game 2 and likely will see more traps of the ball-handlers.
Washington Post 19 hours ago

Wiz Insider: Wizards not satisfied with competitive loss without John Wall

ATLANTA — A sense of disappointment permeated through the visitors’ locker room at Philips Arena late Tuesday night. The Washington Wizards had just played the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks, a team that won 60 games during the regular season, tight until faltering down the stretch without their best player, John Wall. There was plenty to be heartened about even if they lost 106-90 in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals at Philips Arena. But there was no satisfaction.Read full article >>
CSN Washington May 6, 2015

Wizards battled without Wall in Game 2

The Wizards hung in there without John Wall, but will need their star back to get a win in Game 3.
CSN Washington May 6, 2015

Ramon Sessions steps up with John Wall sidelined

The Wizards lost Game 2 without John Wall. They certainly didn't lose the game because of Wall's replacement.
CSN Washington May 6, 2015

Sessions does his best to fill Wall's shoes

Ramon Sessions tried his best to make up for the absence of John Wall in Game 2.
CSN Washington May 5, 2015

27 things that happened in the world since the last Wizards loss

From Brandon Scherff's start in Washington to Tim Duncan's possible finale with San Antonio, plenty happened over the last three weeks between Wizards losses.
Washington Post May 5, 2015

John Wall’s left hand injury could cost the Wizards in series vs. Hawks

ATLANTA — The Washington Wizards had better hope that the swelling in John Wall’s left hand reaches a tolerable state before the conclusion of this Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Atlanta Hawks. Because if he is unable to return, or hampered significantly, the feel-good turnaround of this postseason, the sudden appreciation of Randy Wittman for embracing small ball and every other success story will no longer be of much significance. Read full article >>
Washington Post May 5, 2015

DC Sports Bog: Wizards vs. Hawks, Game 2: Best and worst

The Wizards fell, 106-90, to the Hawks Tuesday night at Philips Arena, in a game in which the score did not indicate how close the game was. In a game of runs, Atlanta held strong at home and salvaged some dignity in a series that they’re favored to win. The big story of the night was John Wall, whose wrist injury put him on the inactive list for the night. Here are the highlights and lowlights.Read full article >>
Washington Post May 5, 2015

Wiz Insider: Wizards drop Game 2 to Hawks: How it happened

What happened: In John Wall’s absence, Ramon Sessions scored a playoff career-high 21 points, but it wasn’t enough as the Wizards fell, 106-90, to the Hawks. The series is now tied 1-1 and will shift back to Washington for Saturday’s Game 3.Read full article >>

Wizards Player News

  • 6 John Wall

    John Wall

    Beating Hawks is one thing, but without John Wall is another

  • 3 Paul Pierce

    Paul Pierce

    Despite Wall injury, Wizards remain confident in wake of Game 2 loss

  • 2 Ramon Sessions

    Ramon Sessions

    Wizards need Ramon Sessions to do more than score in John Wall’s absence

  • Bradley Beal

    Bradley Beal

    Wizards make decision on Beal, Wall for Game 2

  • Drew Gooden

    Drew Gooden

    Basketball nomad Drew Gooden III finds a home, and his range, with the Wizards

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