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Wizards fueled by better defensive effort in victory over Magic

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — ORLANDO — Nene scooped up the deflected pass and spied John Wall waiting alone ahead of the pack on the other half of the floor. The Washington Wizards big man supplied the outlet pass and Wall...
  • 14 hr 55 min ago

Wizards at Magic: Game 2 discussion thread

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — ORLANDO — Greetings from the Amway Center, where the Washington Wizards will complete a two-game Florida road trip against the Orlando Magic at 7 p.m. EST, a night after dropping their season...
  • 21 hr 51 min ago

Wizards Game 1 notes: Tale of two halves for John Wall

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — MIAMI — With 1 minute 56 seconds remaining in the first quarter of the Washington Wizards’ 107-95 loss to the Miami Heat on Thursday, John Wall turned on the jets very few other basketball players...
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Wizards’ identity absent in season-opening loss to Heat

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — MIAMI — A couple hours before the Washington Wizards began a regular season with increased expectations Wednesday night, Coach Randy Wittman explained how he envisions his squad will win games....
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Wizards at Heat: Game 1 discussion thread

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — View Photo Gallery —A look at the Wizards roster that features a mix of veterans and a highly-touted backcourt of John Wall and Bradley Beal. MIAMI — All the preseason hype and fodder surrounding...
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Shorthanded Wizards could use Paul Pierce at the four in season opener against Heat

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — MIAMI — The second phase of Paul Pierce’s basketball career, that of a mercenary employed to inject championship swagger and serve as a complementary component, has included repertoire expansion....
  • 2 days ago
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Kris Humphries, Glen Rice Jr. expected to be available for Wizards’ season opener

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — After a steady stream of negative injury developments during the preseason, the Washington Wizards received some positive news as they prepared to board a plane to Miami this afternoon for their...
  • 3 days ago
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Wizards season preview: Starting lineup’s strengths and weaknesses

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — With the Wizards kicking off their 2014-15 season schedule on Wednesday night at Miami, our quick refresher on the roster wraps up below with a look at the starting five: [Related: Capsule info on...
  • 3 days ago
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Wizards season preview: Bench’s strengths and weaknesses

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — With the Wizards kicking off their 2014-15 season schedule on Wednesday night at Miami, a quick refresher on their roster. First, the bench: F Otto Porter Jr. YEARS: 1 | HEIGHT: 6-8 |...
  • 3 days ago
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Wizards getting healthy at the right time

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — As late as the end of last week, the Washington Wizards were nearing a shortage of players for Wednesday’s season opener. A combination of suspensions, injuries, and a roster vacancy created the...
  • 3 days ago
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Rasual Butler claims final spot on Wizards roster

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — The Washington Wizards, lacking wing depth due to injuries, have signed veteran swingman Rasual Butler to a one-year, non-guaranteed contract, according to a person with knowledge with the...
  • 5 days ago
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Otto Porter Jr. completes first preseason with impressive performance against Knicks

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — Otto Porter Jr.’s rookie year did not include a preseason. A hip flexor injury kept the Washington Wizards’ 2013 first-round draft pick out of training camp, the preseason, and the regular...
  • 7 days ago
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Wizards’ offense progresses in loss to Knicks, though turnovers persist in preseason finale

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — NEW YORK — John Wall, per usual, believed there was a point to prove Wednesday night on the grandest stage in basketball. “I wanted to show people that my tendinitis is not as bad as they keep...
  • 8 days ago
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Paul Pierce out for preseason finale, but expects to be ready for Wizards’ season opener

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — NEW YORK — After not making the trip to Baltimore on Monday when the Washington Wizards faced the New Orleans Pelicans, Paul Pierce joined the team on its trip to Manhattan Wednesday. But he will...
  • 8 days ago
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Randy Wittman provides thorough dissenting opinion on NBA tinkering with game, season lengths

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — Last week, Washington Wizards Coach Randy Wittman was asked for his opinion on the NBA’s experimentation with a 44-minute preseason game between the Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics that took...
  • 9 days ago
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Kris Humphries aiming to play in Wizards’ season opener

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — The Washington Wizards are limping to the preseason finish line as injuries have gutted the roster and forced others to log heavier workloads than usual in exhibition play, but a reinforcement...
  • 9 days ago
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Wizards to sign John Lucas III for back-court help

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — The Washington Wizards, seeking depth for a depleted back court, signed point guard John Lucas III to a non-guaranteed contract on Tuesday. Lucas will be in the running for the final spot on the...
  • 10 days ago
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Randy Wittman unhappy with Wizards’ effort in first half of loss to Pelicans

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — BALTIMORE — An undermanned version of the Washington Wizards took the floor at Royal Farms Arena against the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night and Randy Wittman understood his roster’s...
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John Wall sits out Wizards’ loss to Pelicans with knee tendinitis

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — BALTIMORE — On Friday, Washington Wizards Coach Randy Wittman voiced discontent with his team’s offensive performance in the second half of a 96-86 loss to the Charlotte Hornets. He warned that...
  • 10 days ago
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Glen Rice Jr. making progress, hopeful he can play in Wizards’ season opener

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Jorge Castillo) — When Glen Rice Jr. stepped on a Maccabi Haifa shooter’s foot and twisted his right ankle Wednesday, he immediately thought the injury was significant. The pain was substantial and the ankle...
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