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May 15, 2021

Washington Wizards: One weakness the Wizards can exploit vs. each play-in team

  For the first time in three years, the Washington Wizards will be playing meaningful basketball games after the regular season is. It’s been an improbable run for a team whose postseason ambitions seemed more like a pipedream after the Chicago Bulls loaded up at the trade deadline. On April 1, the Wizards were 12th […] Washington Wizards: One weakness the Wizards can exploit vs. each play-in team - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 14, 2021

Washington Wizards fans need this Russell Westbrook City Edition bobblehead

If there’s anything Washington Wizards fans love more than the amazing-looking Nike City Edition uniforms, it’s watching Russell Westbrook. When Russell Westbrook is on the court for the Washington Wizards, good things are usually happening. You already know. He just broke Oscar Robertson’s career triple-double record. He’s averaged a triple-double in a season four times. […] Washington Wizards fans need this Russell Westbrook City Edition bobblehead - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 13, 2021

Washington Wizards: The top 5 Wizards Top Shot moments

The Washington Wizards received some love from the NBA Top Shot community last month, with Russell Westbrook being the first Wizards player gifted as a challenge reward for completing a collection event challenge. The Top Shot community is spreading the love, finding cool moments from different teams around the league to list as challenge rewards […] Washington Wizards: The top 5 Wizards Top Shot moments - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 13, 2021

Washington Wizards: It’s simple. Daniel Gafford needs more minutes.

It’s time to move on from the center-by-committee approach that Scott Brooks and the Washington Wizards have been using for the past several weeks. There are three centers in Washington, and one has been far more impactful than the rest during this three-ring, frontcourt circus. Here’s how each big man’s per 36 numbers look since […] Washington Wizards: It’s simple. Daniel Gafford needs more minutes. - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 12, 2021

Washington Wizards: Should Bradley Beal rest until the play-in games?

Washington Wizards star Bradley Beal is out tonight with a left hamstring injury for the team’s game vs. the Atlanta Hawks. This is the second consecutive game Beal will miss due to injury. He will be re-evaluated before the team’s final two regular-season games. Should we be worried? Probably not. In a recent appearance on […] Washington Wizards: Should Bradley Beal rest until the play-in games? - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 11, 2021

Washington Wizards: Bradley Beal should let the Kent Bazemore beef die

Hearing that Kent Bazemore had anything to say about Bradley Beal was surprising. And then hearing what he actually said…wow. It’s a real shame the Washington Wizards don’t play the Golden State Warrior again this season. Yesterday, Bazemore was asked about Stephen Curry’s impressive point totals before the Warriors’ matchup with the Utah Jazz. He […] Washington Wizards: Bradley Beal should let the Kent Bazemore beef die - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 10, 2021

Washington Wizards: Russell Westbrook officially sits atop the triple-double throne

After 47 years, a new man is sitting atop the NBA’s triple-double mountaintop. In the Washington Wizards’ 125-124 loss to the Atlanta Hawks, Russell Westbrook recorded 28 points, 13 rebounds, and 21 assists, the 182nd triple-double of his career. He has officially passed Oscar Robertson for the most triple-doubles in NBA history. Robertson’s triple-double excellence […] Washington Wizards: Russell Westbrook officially sits atop the triple-double throne - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 10, 2021

Washington Wizards: Russell Westbrook has saved the Wizards in more ways than one

Before this season started, it had been a while since the Washington Wizads really gave us something to cheer about. After two seasons without a playoff appearance, hope was running low in the nation’s capital. The first few months of this season were not much of an improvement, either. The Wizards looked like they were […] Washington Wizards: Russell Westbrook has saved the Wizards in more ways than one - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 8, 2021

Washington Wizards: 3 players that have failed to meet expectations

  Over the past month, the Washington Wizards have been one of the best teams in the NBA. Since April 7, the Wizards are 14-4 and are poised to overtake the stumbling Indiana Pacers for the ninth seed in the Eastern Conference if they keep it up. Although the difference between ninth and tenth won’t […] Washington Wizards: 3 players that have failed to meet expectations - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 5, 2021

Washington Wizards: Will Scott Brooks receive a contract extension for making the play-in tournament?

What a roller coaster ride of a season! The year has been full of so many ups and downs, but the Washington Wizards are finally starting to ascend at the right time. After defeating the Pacers 154-141 this past Monday, the Wizards are now 30-35 and only 0.5 games behind Indiana for ninth place in […] Washington Wizards: Will Scott Brooks receive a contract extension for making the play-in tournament? - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 5, 2021

Washington Wizards: 4 games that will haunt the Wizards during their play-in push

Wind the clock back to early April, and the playoff looked like a legitimate pipedream for the Washington Wizards. Looking ahead to the lottery seemed more logical than any possible playoff matchups. However, fast forward five weeks to where we are now, and everything has changed. April was the best month of the season for […] Washington Wizards: 4 games that will haunt the Wizards during their play-in push - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 1, 2021

Washington Wizards: Anthony Gill is making the most of late-season opportunities

Back when Deni Avdija went down with an ankle injury, an injury that will keep him out for the remainder of the season but thankfully won’t require surgery, I wrote about three guys that needed to step up in his absence for the Washington Wizards. Anthony Gill wasn’t on that list. I guess he should […] Washington Wizards: Anthony Gill is making the most of late-season opportunities - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 28, 2021

Washington Wizards showed no mercy to the Los Angeles Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers came to Capital One Arena with the best defense in the NBA. Even when Lebron James is sidelined like he was vs. the Wizards, the Lakers have a feared defense featuring a frontcourt with Anthony Davis, Andre Drummond, and Montrezl Harrell. That’s a tough crew to clang an and bang with […] Washington Wizards showed no mercy to the Los Angeles Lakers - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 28, 2021

Washington Wizards: 5 reasons why the Wizards keep winning

The Utah Jazz may be the first team in the NBA to clinch a playoff birth this season, but they aren’t the hottest team in the NBA. That would be the new York Knicks, who have won nine of their last ten games. Right after that, there’s the Washington Wizards, who have won ten of […] Washington Wizards: 5 reasons why the Wizards keep winning - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 27, 2021

Washington Wizards: Deni Avdija’s Best 3 Games from his Rookie Season

Absolutely devastated…That was the feeling for Washington Wizards fans after seeing rookie Deni Avdija go down with what looked to be a severe injury. However, after an MRI this past Thursday, the diagnosis ended up being somewhat better than expected. Avdija suffered a right fibular hairline fracture but thankfully, surgery is not required and he […] Washington Wizards: Deni Avdija’s Best 3 Games from his Rookie Season - Wiz of Awes - Wiz of Awes - A Washington Wizards Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More