Wizards interested in Jeff Green

The Washington Wizards have contacted free agent small forward Jeff Green, according to a report from NBA.com. The Wizards need swingman depth after they lost Mike Scott to the Los Angeles Clippers. Wizards, needing to replace bench production of @mikescott after he agreed to terms with Clippers, have contacted Cavs’ UFA @unclejeffgreen, per sources. — David Aldridge […]

Wizards claim ex-Lakers big Bryant off waivers

The Washington Wizards have claimed forward/center Thomas Bryant off waivers, the team announced in a press release Monday. Thomas was waived by the Los Angeles Lakers over the weekend. “Thomas is an intriguing young prospect with size and athleticism who showed he has three-point range during his time in the G League last season,” Wizards general […]

Noel to decide from three suitors, possibly four

Free-agent center Nerlens Noel has reportedly narrowed his decision to three teams. According to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports, Noel will decide between the Los Angeles Lakers, the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Washington Wizards, with the New Orleans Pelicans also showing interest. Sources: Free agent center Nerlens Noel has narrowed decision on signing to […]

Pack joins Brooks’ staff in Washington

The Washington Wizards are hiring former NBA guard Robert Pack to join the Scott Brooks’ coaching staff, according to a report. Adria Wojnarowski of ESPN reported the news Friday night. Robert Pack has agreed to a deal to join Scott Brooks' coaching staff with the Washington Wizards, league source tells ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) […]

Clippers trade Rivers to Wizards for Gortat

The Los Angeles Clippers are trading guard Austin Rivers to the Washington Wizards for center Marcin Gortat, according to a report from ESPN. Rivers, the son of Clippers head coach Doc Rivers, has been with LA since 2014. He averaged a career high 15.1 points per game this past season and is slated to make $12.6 […]

Wizards trying to trade Gortat, want to keep pick

The Washington Wizards are trying to trade big man Marcin Gortat, but don’t want to include the No. 15 pick in the 2018 NBA draft, according to a report from the New York Times. Gortat has one year left on his contract and is slated to make $13.6 million next season. The Wizards are eager to shed […]

Wizards willing to trade down from 15 to begin shakeup

By all accounts, including their own, the Washington Wizards had a disappointing 2017-18 season. The Wizards were the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs and were knocked out by top-seeded Toronto in the first round. Despite sporting one of the best backcourts in the NBA in John Wall and Bradley Beal, Washington needs to […]

Wizards bring in six for pre-draft workout

The Washington Wizards are working out six players in a pre-draft workout session today. According to the team, Jaylen Adams of St. Bonaventure, Troy Brown Jr. of Oregon, Angel Delgado of Seton Hall, Alan Herndon of Wyoming, Elie Okobo from France and Zhaire Smith of Texas Tech. ICYMI: Six players will be in for #WizDraft […]

Cowherd: ‘NBA officials butchered this series’

Colin Cowherd of FS1 summed up how most NBA fans, save for those who reside in the Bay Area, feel about the NBA Finals after Game 1, which the Golden State Warriors wound up winning against the Cleveland Cavaliers, 114-104, in overtime Sunday night: "The NBA officials butchered this series… Cleveland had Game 1 and […]

Smith picks up option, will remain with Wizards

Washington Wizards power forward/center Jason Smith will pick up the option in his contract and remain with the team for the 2018-19 season, according to NBC Sports Washington. Smith, 32, signed a three-year contract worth $16 million in the summer of 2016 to join the Wizards as a free agent. He has also spent time with […]

Wall: Wizards’ roster needs some changes

Are the Washington Wizards complete? Well, not if you ask star point guard John Wall. Wall spoke about the team’s future following a Game 6 loss to the Toronto Raptors over the weekend — a loss that bounced the Wizards from the first round of the playoffs. “There’s a lot that we can use,” Wall […]

Raptors go deep against Wizards to end Game 1 skid

Going in to their playoff opener against the Washington Wizards on Saturday at Air Canada Centre, the Toronto Raptors had to have strong shoulders for all the baggage they were lugging going in. Even All-Star guard Kyle Lowry admitted, “Our Game 1 is like a Game 7,” he said. “We’ve got to play like it’s […]