Washington Wizards, John Wall agree on five-year extension

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Washington Wizards executives today inked their franchise point guard, John Wall, to a five-year extension. The deal will begin at the start of the 2014 NBA season and run through the 2018-19 campaign. Tallied up, the extension runs upward of approximately $80 million over the five-year span. Which means Wall has ...

Video: Highlights of John Wall’s career night

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

On Monday night John Wall went absolutely nuts. The No. 1 overall pick from the 2010 NBA Draft led the Washington Wizards past the Memphis Grizzlies by dropping a career-high 47 points. Wall also added seven rebounds, eight assists, one steal and a block. Wall is obviously a serious talent, but ...

Could Enes Kanter Be The Top Pick In The NBA Draft?

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Virtually every scout across the NBA believes that Duke point guard Kyrie Irving is the top player available in the 2011 NBA Draft. So, what happens if a team that is already set at point guard (like, say the Washington Wizards) snags the top pick in Tuesday night's Draft Lottery? Well, ...

NBA Draft Lottery Percentages And Needs By Team

Thursday, April 14th, 2011

Now that the regular season is over, the NBA universe can turn its attention to the playoffs, which start on Saturday. But for fans of the 14 non-playoff teams, the focus is now on the upcoming NBA Draft and the offseason. With that in mind, the percentages for the upcoming ...

Mike Bibby Heading To Miami Heat?

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Well, the Miami Heat are already rumored to be picking up one recently bought out player in Troy Murphy and it appears another is on the way. Mike Bibby has reportedly agreed to a buyout with the Washington Wizards and plans on taking his talents to South Beach. While Murphy still ...

Wait, Yi Jianlian Is Actually Impressing People?

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Yeah, I couldn't believe it either, but the No. 6 overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft may have actually improved. Despite the fact that he's been the most disappointing Chinese import since those toys with lead in them, and he's already been traded twice in three years, Jianlian has ...

Can We Please Calm The John Wall Hype?

Wednesday, May 26th, 2010

The NBA Draft Hype Machine is obviously well-oiled and cranking at full speed right now. With less than a month before the Washington Wizards officially turn in their pick, head coach Flip Saunders is already going overboard with his hyperbole. Saunders apparently told the Pioneer Press that presumptive No. 1 ...

Minnesota Timberwolves Pining Over Evan Turner

Wednesday, May 19th, 2010

If you went by the odds, entering last night's NBA Draft Lottery, the Minnesota Timberwolves were slated to end up with the No. 2 overall pick. After a long, disappointing season that ended with a 15-67 record, all the T'wolves wanted was the No. 2 pick. Instead they will select ...