NBA

John Healy
February 12, 2020 - 2:00 pm
The NBA All-Star Weekend is on deck, and this year's game will take place in the shadow of the sport losing one of its most legendary stars, Kobe Bryant, at the age of 41 last month. The NBA plans to honor Bryant with several rule changes for the game on Sunday, Feb. 16, as follows: • The score...
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Gilbert Arenas honors Kobe Bryant by giving back to the game
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The Fan News Desk
February 11, 2020 - 4:16 pm
Kobe Bryant always tried to get Gilbert Arenas into coaching. Arenas finally took his advice, he just wishes he had listened while Kobe was still here to share it with.
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Wizards deadline trades change nothing
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Rick Snider
February 06, 2020 - 6:16 pm
There's a term for the Wizards trading Jordan McRae for Shabazz Napier and getting Jerome Robinson for Isaiah Thomas: rattling deck chairs on the Titanic.
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NBA Trade Deadline: Wizards add Napier, Robinson
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The Fan News Desk
February 06, 2020 - 4:49 pm
The Wizards were active at the NBA Trade Deadline on Thursday. Here's what they got back for Isaiah Thomas and Jordan McRae.
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Rebekah Sager
February 06, 2020 - 4:44 pm
The Los Angeles Times is reporting there will be a public memorial for Kobe Bryant and the eight others who died on the helicopter with him, at Staples Center on February 24. Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti told reporters last week that a memorial was in the works, but the city was still figuring...
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NBA Trade Deadline Tracker: Monitoring last-minute moves
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The Fan News Desk
February 06, 2020 - 2:03 pm
NBA Trade Deadline day has arrived and teams have begun making last-minute moves to change the directions of their respective franchises. Click here for the latest news and rumblings.
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Dallas Mavericks forward Kristaps Porzingis looks to shoot as Washington Wizards forward Rui Hachimura defends.
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Ben Krimmel
February 06, 2020 - 12:48 pm
NBA superstar Kristaps Porzingis plays in Dallas but he's wearing Gold & Burgandy for the Redskins before the Mavs play the Wizards. See the video here.
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Dan Mennella
February 03, 2020 - 5:50 pm
The NBA trade-rumor mill kicked into overdrive recently on a report that the Rockets were listening to offers on stud center Clint Capela. A followup report said the Rockets were not only entertaining offers but actively shopping the big man. Even in a trade market seemingly awash in discounted...
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Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal drives for the basket against Milwaukee Bucks.
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Ben Krimmel
January 31, 2020 - 2:05 pm
There was no bigger snub for the NBA All-Star Game than Bradley Beal. Or was there? The Sports Junkies debate whether the Wizards' poor record is a legit reason to keep Beal out of the All-Star Game.
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Rebekah Sager
January 29, 2020 - 8:25 pm
Vanessa Bryant turned to Instagram Wednesday to thank all of the people who’ve shown her family so much support. Bryant posted a picture of Kobe Bryant and her four daughters.
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