| May 12, 2014
WASHINGTON — John Wall was wide open at the 3-point line, the Verizon Center crowd screaming for him to shoot, his teammates joining the chorus on the bench. Wall hesitated, pulled back and passed. With another chance to tie, Trevor Ariza tossed a...
| May 13, 2014
WASHINGTON — The offense was dragging and desperately in need of some direction when coach Randy Wittman called on his most tested veterans to serve up a lesson in ball movement, hustle and huge shots. With Andre Miller putting on a point guard...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:33 PM
Derrick Rose not recruiting Carmelo Anthony isn't a surprise. Derrick Rose saying he hasn't fully committed to participating in July's USA Basketball minicamp is.
Rose told Yahoo Sports on Sunday he remains uncertain if he will participate in the camp,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 11:19 PM
Reinforcements arrived for the Lakers at a time when they could exchange their entire roster for the Western Conference All-Stars and it wouldn't matter.
Their season is pretty much done.
On the bright side, Steve Nash may not be.
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:08 PM
Washington Wizards 117 - Lakers 107 (end of regulation)
The Lakers' race to the bottom continued on Friday night, in a 117-107 loss to the Washington Wizards at Staples Center -- but team fought until the end, almost literally.
With just over two...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 10:48 PM
Xavier Henry suffered a torn ligament in his left wrist in Friday's game, an MRI exam revealed Saturday. He will see a specialist to determine the severity of the injury.
Henry might have been injured when he made a layup and stopped himself using the...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 5:42 PM
The NBA has fined Washington forward Drew Gooden $15,000 for a flagrant foul he committed Friday during the Wizards' 117-107 victory over the Lakers at Staples Center.
Gooden was fined for "an unnecessary act" -- clamping the arm of Nick Young and...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Week 21 started with a shake, as the Lakers awoke to an early morning earthquake.
The team was still dealing with the aftershocks of Phil Jackson's decision to join the New York Knicks as president.
On radio, Lakers owner/executive Jeanie Buss said...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:51 PM
For old-timer's sake
Washington Wizards Coach Randy Wittman, on the collective play of Andre Miller, 37, Al Harrington, 34, and Drew Gooden, 32: "We had the AARP group in there. It was doing pretty good. You can see it in practice and out here on the...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:38 PM
The Orlando Magic entered their game Friday night against the Washington Wizards hoping to do a better job of protecting leads.
In their prior two games, the Magic led the Milwaukee Bucks and the Denver Nuggets by double-digits early in the second...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Two former Orlando Magic players were waived by their respective teams Tuesday via the amnesty provision in the collective bargaining agreement.
The Miami Heat waived swingman Mike Miller, while the Milwaukee Bucks waived power forward Drew Gooden....
| Dec 3, 2012
| 9:08 AM
While some celebrity couples remain tight-lipped about their relationships and go out of their way to not get photographed together, former "American Idol" winner Jordin Sparks has been more than willing to discuss her relationship with "Whatcha Say"...