Wizards sign Randle to training-camp contract

The Washington Wizards have reached an agreement with guard Chasson Randle on a training-camp contract, according to Michael Scotto of The Athletic. The Washington Wizards have agreed to a deal with former Knicks guard Chasson Randle, league sources told The Athletic. — Michael Scotto (@MikeAScotto) July 28, 2018 The 6-foot-2, 185-pound Randle played for Euroleague […]

Wizards’ Brooks: Howard is ‘a high-level player’

Washington Wizards head coach Scott Brooks met with Dwight Howard in Los Angeles last week for a few hours to get to know his new starting center and says everything that was discussed was about winning and the team. Howard signed a two-year, $11 million free agent deal with the Wizards. Washington traded Marcin Gortat to the Los Angeles Clippers […]

Howard says Wizards are ‘going to shock a lot of people’

The Washington Wizards introduced Dwight Howard to the media Monday and the former All-NBA center says he’s excited about this new opportunity and wants to play another eight years in the league. Howard signed a two-year, $11 million deal with the Wizards. Washington traded Marcin Gortat to the Los Angeles Clippers and were in need of a starting […]

WNBA’s Toliver wants to be an NBA coach

Kristi Toliver isn’t near the end of her playing days for the Washington Mystics in the WNBA. Still, that hasn’t stopped the 31-year-old guard from already laying the groundwork toward her goal for what comes next after the curtain does drop on her playing career. Being an NBA coach. “Coaching has always been on my […]

Rivers feeling defensive about joining Wizards

With John Wall and Bradley Beal manning the backcourt for the Washington Wizards, scoring is never an issue. With than in mind, Austin Rivers says he will turn to what he can do defensively as he joins the Wizards, having been acquired in from the Los Angeles Clippers in a deal for enter Marcin Gortat […]

Wizards’ Wall says adding Howard ‘benefits us a lot’

Washington Wizards All-Star point guard John Wall says the addition of big man Dwight Howard will benefit the team a lot and is looking forward to playing with the former All-NBA center. At his final media availability of the 2017-18 season, Wall highlighted specific types of players he wanted to see added to the Wizards roster this summer. Most […]

Mbah a Moute being pursued by several teams

Luc Mbah a Moute is being pursued by several teams, according to a report. The unrestricted free agent of the Houston Rockets is being looked at by the San Antonio Spurs, the Los Angeles Lakers, the Los Angeles Clippers, the Washington Wizards and the Philadelphia 76ers, in addition to the Rockets wanting to bring him […]

Howard gave back $5M in buyout with Nets

Dwight Howard agreed to give back $5 million in his buyout with the Brooklyn Nets, according to a report from the Washington Post. Howard is getting a similar amount with the Washington Wizards after signing a two-year, $11 million deal. The Wizards traded Marcin Gortat to the Los Angeles Clippers and were in need of a starting center. […]

Sexton shines as Cavs whip Wizards in summer-league debut

Collin Sexton didn’t record an assist in his debut as a Cleveland Cavalier in the Las Vegas Summer League against the Washington Wizards on Friday night. However, the rookie point guard, selected with the eighth overall pick in the NBA draft out of Alabama on June 21, did put up 15 points and grab seven […]

Pindowns: For one night, Sexton, Zizic, Osman Cavs’ new Big Three

Random pindowns on the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 72-59 whipping of the Washington Wizards in their Las Vegas Summer League lidlifter on Friday night in Las Vegas… 1. First and foremost, Collin Sexton can play. The only question will be how well will he be able to shoot the basketball? 2. The 19-year-old rookie out of Alabama […]

Insider: Lakers chasing likes of Lillard, Love, DeRozan, Beal, Wall

While Kawhi Leonard’s name remains the biggest remaining target being associated with the Los Angeles Lakers, LeBron James’ newest team are on the scent of several other big-name targets, according to a report. Longtime NBA insider Chris Sheridan of GetMoreSports.com reports the Lakers are kicking around several other big names. “A number of trade options […]

Go East, young man: Wizards’ Rivers happy he has

It’s no secret the Western Conference is decidedly more rugged than the East in terms of teams trying to navigate a path to the NBA Finals. However, with LeBron James, who has led the last eight Eastern Conference champions to the Finals having taken his talents to Hollywood to join the Los Angeles Lakers, the […]

Howard will sign one-year deal with Wizards

Dwight Howard is finalizing a buyout with the Brooklyn Nets and will sign a one-year deal with the Washington Wizards, according to a report from Yahoo Sports. The Wizards traded Marcin Gortat to the Los Angeles Clippers and were in need of a starting center. Howard was fairly productive with the Hornets in 2017-18. He averaged 16.6 points […]

Wizards sign Jeff Green

The Washington Wizards are signing Jeff Green to a one-year deal, according to a report from NBA.com. Green will sign for the vet minimum. Wizards reach deal with @unclejeffgreen on a one-year minimum deal, per source. Will add depth after @mikescott departure to Clippers. — David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) July 3, 2018 Sources: Free agent Jeff Green […]