1. Wizards Beat Celtics to 92-91 to Force Washington's 1st Game 7 Since 1979

    Fact: The Wizards beat the Celtics 92-91 on Friday night, forcing the first Game 7 for the Washington franchise since the 1979 Eastern Conference Finals against the Spurs ...

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  2. Markieff Morris Smacks Stephen A. Smith on the Backside While Celebrating Win

    Well, that's one way to celebrate forcing a Game 7. After the Washington Wizards beat out the Boston Celtics in the last seconds of the fourth quarter of their Game 6 showdown, Washington players were understandably in a jovial mood...

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  3. John Wall Sinks Game-Winning 3-Pointer vs. Celtics

    John Wall made securing the win against the Boston Celtics look simple on Friday night. With the Washington Wizards trailing Boston 89-91 with just four seconds left in ...

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  4. John Wall, Markieff Morris Rip Celtics for Wearing All Black to Game 6 After Win

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall didn't mince words about his feelings toward the Boston Celtics and their decision to wear all black to Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Friday night...

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  5. John Wall Says the Wizards Didn't Expect Derogatory Kelly Oubre Chants in Boston

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall told reporters after Wednesday's 123-101 Game 5 loss to the Boston Celtics that his team didn't expect to hear such vulgar chants directed toward Kelly Oubre Jr...

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  6. Wizards' John Wall Spins, Throws Behind-the-Back Assist to Marcin Gortat

    John Wall continued his scorching postseason on Sunday night, when he led the Washington Wizards to a Game 4 victory over the Boston Celtics with 27 points and 12 assists...

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  7. Dwight Howard Caught Speeding Before Hawks' Season-Ending Loss vs. Wizards

    Atlanta Hawks center Dwight Howard had a rough day on April 28. Not only did his team suffer a season-ending loss to the Washington Wizards , he was also pulled over for speeding and had his car towed...

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  8. John Wall Torches Celtics, Forcing 26-0 Drought, Continues Historic Playoff Run

    John Wall and the Wizards not only made a big statement to tie up the series against the Celtics , but they are also shooting to make NBA playoff history. Watch above...

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  9. John Wall, Wizards Use 26-0 Run to Crush Celtics 121-102 to Even Series at 2

    John Wall stole the show once again Sunday, helping the Washington Wizards even a series they once trailed 0-2. Thanks in part to a 26-0 run in the third quarter, the Wizards earned a 121-102 Game 4 win over the Boston Celtics ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 19,415 reads 0 comments

  10. Kelly Oubre Suspended for Altercation with Kelly Olynyk in Game 3 vs. Celtics

    Washington Wizards swingman Kelly Oubre Jr. has been suspended for Sunday's Game 4 against the Boston Celtics after he was involved in a physical altercation with Kelly Olynyk ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 34,459 reads 0 comments

  11. Mike Budenholzer Steps Down as Hawks President, Wes Wilcox Resigns as GM

    Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer stepped down from his post as the team's president of basketball operations on Friday, the team announced ...

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  12. Scott Brooks Supports Kelly Oubre Jr. After Ejection for Shoving Kelly Olynyk

    Kelly Oubre Jr. was tossed from the Washington Wizards ' 116-89 win over the Boston Celtics Thursday night after he took exception to a hard screen from Kelly Olynyk and responded with a shove to the big man's chest...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 20,712 reads 0 comments

  13. Marcus Morris Says He Isn't Impersonating Brother Markieff in Playoffs

    This past Sunday, Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris suffered an ankle injury in Game 1 of the playoff series versus the Boston Celtics ...

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  14. Hawks Deny Reports Wes Wilcox Has Been Fired as Atlanta Hawks GM

    The Atlanta Hawks are denying reports they have fired general manager Wes Wilcox on Wednesday following the team's first-round playoff exit at the hands of the Washington Wizards ...

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  15. Markieff Morris Sounds Off on Wizards Teammates' Effort in Game 2 vs. Celtics

    The Washington Wizards are down 2-0 in their Eastern Conference semifinals series with the Boston Celtics , and Markieff Morris isn't happy with his team's performance...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 36,698 reads 0 comments

  16. Miles Plumlee Underwent Knee Surgery, 6-8 Week Recovery Expected

    The Charlotte Hornets announced Wednesday that center Miles Plumlee underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. He is expected to need between six and eight weeks to recover from the procedure...

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  17. Dwight Howard Trade Would Only Return 2nd-Round Pick, Cap Space, Per NBA Execs

    If the Atlanta Hawks decide to trade Dwight Howard , the return for the 31-year-old center would be minimal...

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  18. Biggest Offseason Priorities and Targets for Atlanta Hawks

    For six games, the Atlanta Hawks gave the Washington Wizards all they could handle. A seventh wasn't in the cards for this crew, as Atlanta's 115-99 home loss Friday made all too clear...

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  19. Markieff Morris Says He'll Play in Game 2 vs. Celtics After Injuring Ankle

    Despite missing the second half of Game 1 with an ankle injury Sunday, Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris expects to play in Game 2 of their second-round playoff matchup Tuesday versus the Boston Celtics , per Jeff Goodman of ESPN...

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  20. Markieff Morris Suffers Ankle Injury in Game 1 vs. Celtics

    Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris suffered an ankle injury in Sunday's game against the Boston Celtics , and the team has announced he will not return...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 4,829 reads 0 comments

  21. Dwight Howard Vents About Benching vs. Wizards

    Atlanta Hawks center Dwight Howard was not pleased with his reduced minutes at the end of the regular season and in the playoffs, according to Jeff Schultz of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ...

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  22. Paul Millsap Says He Is Likely to Opt Out of Hawks Contract, Enter Free Agency

    Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap confirmed what many expected when he announced Saturday he " probably will opt out" of the final year of his contract, per the Associated Press (via ESPN...

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  23. Magic Reportedly Expected to Offer David Griffin President of Basketball Ops Job

    The Orlando Magic will approach Cleveland Cavaliers general manager David Griffin to become their new president of basketball operations when the Cavaliers' season ends, ESPN.com's Brian Windhorst reported Saturday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 19,438 reads 0 comments

  24. John Wall Shuts Down Dennis Schroder's Shot with Last-Minute Swat

    Now that's cold, John Wall ! Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder thought he was in for an easy two points in the fourth quarter of Friday night's win-or-go-home postseason matchup against the Washington Wizards ...

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  25. Wizards Take Down Hawks 115-99 in Game 6, Advance to 2nd Round of Playoffs

    The Washington Wizards are on to the second round of the NBA playoffs after finally figuring out how to win on the road...

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