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Washington Wizards Should Make Point Guard a Priority with 9th Pick

The lottery fell out of the Washington Wizards’ favor and consequently, the Wizards fell to the #9 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. But all is not lost. Going into the draft lottery last week, the Wizards had a 3.8% chance of falling to the 9th pick. In the most Wizards fashion ever, they ended […] Washington Wizards Should Make Point Guard a Priority with 9th Pick - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 17, 2019

Tim Connelly’s Worth the Money. Will the Washington Wizards Give it to Him?

The rumored front-runner for the open front office position with the Washington Wizards is finally meeting with the team. Whatever it takes, the Wizards need to get Tim Connelly back to DC. It’s been a month and a half since the Washington Wizards relieved long-time GM and president of basketball operations Ernie Grunfeld after 16 […] Tim Connelly’s Worth the Money. Will the Washington Wizards Give it to Him? - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 15, 2019

Washington Wizards 2018-2019 Player Grades: Jeff Green

Continuing our 2018-2019 Player Grades, we’ll dissect the ups and down’s for veteran Small Forward Jeff Gree. Jeff Green signed with the Washington Wizards on July 3rd, 2018 and agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million dollar deal. This contract was presumably a one-year, ‘show what you have left in the tank’ contract for the 32-year […] Washington Wizards 2018-2019 Player Grades: Jeff Green - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 14, 2019

Everything You Need to Know For the NBA Draft Lottery

Tonight is the night we’ve all been waiting for. The night we watch as ping-pong balls determine the future of the Washington Wizards franchise. For fans of any team that didn’t make the playoffs this year, tonight has been a long time coming. Some fans, like those who root for the New York Knicks or […] Everything You Need to Know For the NBA Draft Lottery - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 14, 2019

Washington Wizards: 15 greatest draft steals in franchise history

The Washington Wizards will be picking in the NBA Draft Lottery this year. Here are their 15 greatest draft steals in franchise history. For the first time since 2003, the Washington Wizards will have a new general manager leading the charge in their war room. The Ernie Grunfeld era finally came to an end after […] Washington Wizards: 15 greatest draft steals in franchise history - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 13, 2019

This is Kara Lawson’s Wizards Booth: Who’s Next?

NBC Sports Washington’s Kara Lawson is a rising star poised to be the next Doris Burke. NBCSW needs to find play-by-play talent who better matches her strengths. “Dagger!” Exclaimed Wizards’ play-by-play veteran Steve Buckhantz as Trevor Ariza airballed a corner three. Ariza did not win the game for the Wizards on that February night in […] This is Kara Lawson’s Wizards Booth: Who’s Next? - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 9, 2019

Washington Wizards 2018-19 Player Grades: Sam Dekker

Our review of the Washington Wizards and their 2018-19 season continues as we take a look back at another mid-season acquisition: Sam Dekker. Here’s what worked and what went wrong for the fourth-year forward. In just four seasons as an NBA player, Sam Dekker has already suited up for four NBA teams: the Houston Rockets, […] Washington Wizards 2018-19 Player Grades: Sam Dekker - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 9, 2019

Should the Washington Wizards use the Stretch Provision on Ian Mahinmi?

Ian Mahinmi was by no means a centerpiece of the Washington Wizards this season yet he still collected a cool $16 million. With a similar forecast for next season, should the Wizards use the stretch provision on the center’s colossal contract? In the summer of 2016, the Washington Wizards signed Ian Mahinmi, a 29-year-old center […] Should the Washington Wizards use the Stretch Provision on Ian Mahinmi? - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 7, 2019

Washington Wizards 2018-2019 Player Grades: Chasson Randle

Our season reviews continue as we take a look at Chasson Randle. In his first season with the Washington Wizards, the point guard impressed in an unexpected role. Chasson Randle started the season with the Washington Wizards in a truly off and on relationship. The romance started September 18, 2019, when the Wizards signed Randle […] Washington Wizards 2018-2019 Player Grades: Chasson Randle - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 3, 2019

Washington Wizards 2018-2019 Player Grades: Jabari Parker

We continue our 2018-19 player grades with a look at another former Chicago Bulls forward who took little time to light things up with the Washington Wizards. Here’s what worked and what went wrong for Jabari Parker. The story on the Otto Porter Jr trade may have been written before Jabari Parker and Bobby Portis […] Washington Wizards 2018-2019 Player Grades: Jabari Parker - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 2, 2019

Washington Wizards: 3 Things to Know About GM Candidate Troy Weaver

Troy Weaver is the third reported external candidate to have interviewed with the Washington Wizards for their open front office position. Could the longtime Thunder VP finally be moving on? The Washington Wizards shortlist of possible Ernie Grunfeld replacements got a little bit longer this week with news that the team had interviewed Troy Weaver,  Vice […] Washington Wizards: 3 Things to Know About GM Candidate Troy Weaver - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 1, 2019

Washington Wizards: 3 Things to Know About GM Candidate Danny Ferry

Danny Ferry is among the final candidates the Washington Wizards are considering for their top front office position. You can add one more name to the Washingon Wizards front office big board: Danny Ferry. First reported by Candace Buckner of the Washington Post, Danny Ferry was in D.C. earlier this week to meet with Wizards […] Washington Wizards: 3 Things to Know About GM Candidate Danny Ferry - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 1, 2019

Washington Wizards: 3 Things to Know About GM Candidate Gersson Rosas

The Washington Wizards are inching closer and closer to finding a replacement for Ernie Grunfeld. Nearly four weeks after his firing, the team is starting to interview candidates. After four months of silence following the Ernie Grunfeld firing, it wasn’t exactly clear what the Washington Wizards were doing – if anything – to find his […] Washington Wizards: 3 Things to Know About GM Candidate Gersson Rosas - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 30, 2019

Washington Wizards 2018-2019 Player Grades: Bobby Portis

Bobby Portis joined the Washington Wizards in February after being a part of the trade that sent Otto Porter Jr. to Chicago. Bobby Portis hit the ground running in his debut with the Wizards scoring 30 points in 27 minutes against the Cleveland Cavaliers. This performance sent two very different messages to two different fanbases. […] Washington Wizards 2018-2019 Player Grades: Bobby Portis - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 25, 2019

Washington Wizards: All Quiet on the GM Front

Closing in on a month since the Washington Wizards fired Ernie Grunfeld, there’s been no news on the search for his replacement. Should fans be worried? Former Washington Wizards GM and enemy of the people Ernie Grunfeld was fired on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. In the immediate aftermath, team owner Ted Leonsis assured fans that […] Washington Wizards: All Quiet on the GM Front - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More