For one night at least, the Washington Wizards play on the defensive end led them to a 108-95 victory. On the surface it was against the New York Knicks, but under Fizdale they play extremely hard and don't quit. Two things that Washington does not do consistently on both ends. Otto Porter was ruled out with a toe injury and Kelly Oubre started in his place, he only scored nine points but had a bigger impact than the box score suggests. John Wall and Bradley Beal led the way
Wizards 1-7 vs Knicks 3-6 When: Sunday, November 4, at 6p.m. Where: Capital One Arena in Washington D.C. TV: NBC Sports Washington/ MSG Network / Radio: 1500 AM, ESPN NY 98.7 Injury Wizards: None Knicks: Kristaps Porzingis (Out, Knee), Courtney Lee (Out, Neck), Kevin Knox (Out, Ankle) Wizards - 111.8 - points per game 123.9 - points against 44.3 - Field goal % Knicks - 107.3 - points per game 109.8 - points against 44.3 - field goal % Keep an eye on: John Wall: As the franchi
It was definitely a wild one last night in the nation's capital, the Washington Wizards hosted the New York Knicks. It was a fouled filled game as the officials are making an emphasis on limiting defenses from holding players both on the perimeter and when they're cutting through the lane. The Knicks outlasted the Wizards 124-121 in a contest in which 83 fouls were called. New York played every member of their preseason roster at least six minutes in the win over the Washingt
Similar to Friday night, this was also a special night for the Wizards franchise as they honored the 1978 title winning team. It was their 40th anniversary and a very nice program was put on during halftime. Like Friday, Washington again came up short at home. They fell to the New York Knick's 101-97, which means they've now lost eight of their last 12 games. A short while ago they were in third, after this loss they sit at sixth, just a game above the Milwaukee Bucks. If the
Washington Wizards (40-32) vs New York Knicks (26-47) When: Sunday , March 25, at 6 p.m. Where: Capital One Arena , Washington D.C.
TV: NBATV / Radio: 1500 AM Injury Wizards: John Wall (Out, Knee) Knicks: Ron Baker (Out, Shoulder), Kristaps Porzingis (Out, Knee), Joakim Noah (Out, Personal/ Team Agreement), Lance Thomas (Expected to play/ Personal) Notes - The Wizards host the New York Knicks tonight as they look to sweep the three-game season series. Washington has won 15 o
The Washington Wizards are starting to get their act together, after struggling in games against sub .500 teams they've now beat both the Bulls and Knick's. The Wizards beat New York 121-103 last night at Capital One arena. It's too early to say if that issue is officially over, Marcin Gortat said as much after the game. "Ask me in another 10 or 20 games." That's the way to look at it, both John Wall and Brad Beal had a similar, measured view of that as well. The trio of Gor
Wizards (21-16) vs Knicks (18-19) When: Wednesday, January 3rd at 7 p.m.
Where: Capital One Arena in Washington D.C.
TV: NBC Sports Washington / Radio: 1500 AM Injury Wizards: Sheldon Mac (Out, Achilles) Knicks: Tim Hardaway Jr (Out, Knee) , Ron Baker (Out, Left orbital fracture) Notes - Bradley Beal was named Eastern Conference Player of the Week yesterday for the week of 12/25-12/31. Beal averaged 26.3 points, 6.3 rebounds, 3.8 assists, and 1.5 steals while shooting .467 fr
John Wall drives and dunks on Knicks forward Michael Beasley during the Wizards win over the Knicks Two preseason games, two wins. The Washington Wizards beat the New York Knicks 104-100, Wizards point guard John Wall made his preseason debut. He played 23 minutes in the contest, scoring 19 points and dishing out six assists. The one negative was the six turnovers he had, but it's called preseason for a reason. His backcourt mate Bradley Beal had 13 points in 21 minutes, look
Entering the NBA as a rookie is a big adjustment. Some rookies are brought along slowly, playing behind savvy veterans who can show them the ropes on how to be successful in the league so when their number is called, they are ready to contribute. For the rest of the rookies, they are thrown to the fire and are forced to learn on the job. With the Knicks recent struggles, the pressure is on the rookies and newly acquired free agents to contribute right away. One new addition w