4:39 PM EST, Sat November 16, 2019
17 hours ago

Bradley Beal goes off for 44 points as Wizards race past Timberwolves

The all-star guard connects on 15 of 22 shots and tops the 40-point mark for the second straight game.
Nov 14, 2019

Why are the Wizards using zone defense more than any other team? ‘It works for us.’

The experiment aside, Washington still has one of the league's worst defenses.
Nov 13, 2019

Wizards’ defensive issues resurface in road loss to streaking Celtics

Washington has trouble getting stops and Bradley Beal’s 44 points go for naught in third straight defeat.
Nov 12, 2019

Isaiah Thomas: Celtics glory is the past, but ‘I’m going to be an all-star again, for sure’

Returning to Boston for the first time as a starter on an opposing team, Thomas is over the Celtics and ready for his next challenge with the Wizards.
Nov 12, 2019

Wizards forward Rui Hachimura on growing up in Japan — and dunking on LeBron

The first Japanese player picked in the first round of the NBA draft discusses the transition into the league.
Nov 11, 2019

Even during practice, the Wizards’ defense gets called out

Coach Scott Brooks has been stopping scrimmages to hold impromptu one-on-one defensive challenges.
Nov 9, 2019

There’s blame to go around for the Wizards, but Ish Smith points the finger at himself

The Wizards have lost control in the second quarter, which has factored into their consecutive losses.
Nov 8, 2019

Wizards find a familiar formula for another home loss

Turnovers. poor defense and wasted possessions lead to 113-100 defeat, dropping Washington to 2-6.
Nov 7, 2019

Rui Hachimura ‘has Japan on his back’: Inside the media storm around his rookie season

For Japan's great NBA hope, living in the fishbowl has been a strange experience.
Nov 6, 2019

Wizards get a little bit healthier, but their defense is still hurting

Despite a roster that’s mostly complete, Washington offers little resistance in 121-106 loss at Indiana.
Nov 6, 2019

John Wall says D.C. becoming a title town is ‘the dopest thing ever’

Wall said it's about time for the Wizards to add to D.C.'s championship haul.
Nov 5, 2019

NBC Sports Washington expands schedule for ‘Predict the Game’ Wizards broadcasts

The augmented broadcasts for 20 games will feature studio hosts this season.
Nov 4, 2019

Wizards find their balance on both ends of the floor in a win over the Pistons

Six players score in double figures, and a much-improved defensive effort leads to a 115-99 victory.
Nov 3, 2019

Rui Hachimura finally showed his age, but Wizards aren’t worried: ‘That guy’s a winner’

The Wizards' prized rookie finally had a bad game. Now it's about how he responds.
Nov 2, 2019

Wizards’ defense is missing in action again during 131-109 loss to Timberwolves

Minnesota didn’t have the suspended Karl-Anthony Towns, but that didn’t matter on this night.