Tag Archive | Washington Wizards

Kyrie Irving with a near perfect performance for Nets against the Hawks for his first game back from injury

Kyrie Irving returns to his starting role with the Brooklyn Nets after being sidelined for 26 consecutive games. On November 12th, Irving pushed through what he thought wasn’t a serious injury while playing the Utah Jazz. He suited up two days later against the Denver Nuggets. This injury proved to be no joke as Irving […]

Rockets’ Beverley to replace Wizards’ Wall in Taco Bell Skills Challenge

Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley will replace Washington Wizards guard John Wall in the 2015 Taco Bell® Skills Challenge during State Farm® All-Star Saturday Night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Feb. 14. TNT will exclusively televise the Taco Bell® Skills Challenge, which features a head-to-head, bracket-style tournament format for the first time. State Farm All-Star Saturday Night begins at […]

Butler, Wall headline 2015 Taco Bell Skills Challenge

Four guards from the Eastern Conference All-Star team — starters John Wall of the Washington Wizards and Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors, as well as reserves Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls and Jeff Teague of the Atlanta Hawks — and defending champion Trey Burke of the Utah Jazz will headline the 2015 Taco Bell® Skills Challenge during State Farm® All-Star Saturday Night at Barclays […]

Starters Announced for 2015 NBA All-Star Game

Dramatic late runs by Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors and Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors headline the final results of NBA All-Star Balloting 2015 presented by Sprint. Curry (1,513,324 votes) edged the Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James (1,470,483) to become the top overall vote-getter after trailing by 13,285 votes in the most recent […]

Nets vs. Pistons 4/17/13

Here are some notes for those fans getting ready to watch the Brooklyn Nets (48-33) play host to the Detroit Pistons (29-52) in NBA action at the Barclays Center. If the Nets win it would sweep the season series with Detroit (4-0), while also giving the Nets their first four game winning streak against the […]

Nets vs. Wizards 4/15/13

Here are some notes for those fans who are getting ready to watch the Brooklyn Nets (47-33) play host to the Washington Wizards (29-51) in NBA action at the Barclays Center. If the Nets win it would clinch the season series with Washington (3-1), which would be the ninth season series Brooklyn has won against […]

Knicks vs. Bulls 4/11/13

Here are some notes for those fans getting ready to watch the New York Knicks (51-26) who are on the road getting ready to take on the Chicago Bulls (42-35) in NBA action tonight. This will be the final of four meetings between these two teams, with New York looking to snap a four-game losing […]