1. Battle-Tested Atlanta Hawks Escape 2nd Round with Cleveland Cavaliers Up Next

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — As soon as the ball left Paul Pierce ’s fingertips, with his Washington Wizards down 94-91 to the Atlanta Hawks and with what appeared to be milliseconds ...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 14 days ago 34,874 reads 292 comments

  2. Buzzer Beats Pierce as Wizards Are Eliminated by Hawks

    There he was again, Paul Pierce summoning another dose of postseason magic, another memorable moment for the highlight reel, another big shot to carry his team just when his team needed it the most...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 14 days ago 330 reads 0 comments

  3. Beal on Playoff Elimination: 'Frustrating. Depressing'

    Bradley Beal: "It's frustrating, it's depressing, it's sad. It's probably every synonym of sad you can think of...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 14 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  4. Video: Teague's No-Look Pass Puts Hawks Up for Good

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  5. Cavs and Hawks to Face Each Other in Eastern Conf. Finals

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 14 days ago 171 reads 0 comments

  6. Video: Porter Hammers Dunk off Wall Assist

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 14 days ago 114 reads 0 comments

  7. Video: Wall Picks Teague, Drops Dime to Sessions

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 14 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  8. Video: Millsap Fakes 3 Wizards Defenders for Buzzer Beater

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  9. John Wall Says Dennis Schrder Told Kent Bazemore to Smack Hishand/wrist

    Wall said wrist/hand got hit a couple times: "Then Dennis Schroder told Kent Bazemore to smack me. And I was like, 'You come smack it...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 15 days ago 581 reads 0 comments

  10. Otto Porter's Breakout Changes the Washington Wizards' Future

    As recently as March, Otto Porter’s NBA future was a bleak combination of squinting-eyed optimism and depressing resignation...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 15 days ago 5,702 reads 17 comments

  11. With Heat, Hassan Whiteside Finally Able to Turn Potential into Performance

    Back in late November, the Miami Heat made a seemingly minor roster transaction by waiving underachieving veteran shooting guard Shannon Brown.....

    Paige Kuhn Written by Paige Kuhn about 15 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  12. Agent for Dwyane Wade Wouldn't Say If He Will Pick UPlayer Option

    The agent for Dwyane Wade wouldn't say this week whether the Heat star would pick up his $16.125MM player option for next season.....

    Paige Kuhn Written by Paige Kuhn about 15 days ago 400 reads 0 comments

  13. Miami Heat NBA Draft: Kelly Oubre, Stanley Johnson Good Options

    CHICAGO — As usual, few of the teams slated to pick high in this year's NBA draft expect to be contenders next season, but the Heat are an intriguing exception.....

    Paige Kuhn Written by Paige Kuhn about 15 days ago 187 reads 0 comments

  14. Hassan, Haslem Stuck Watching from Sidelines

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  15. Whiteside Working on Adding to Skill Set

    Throughout the playoffs, teams have tried to exploit poor free throw shooters, such as the Clippers ' DeAndre Jordan and the Rockets ' Dwight Howard . Hassan Whiteside doesn't want to put the Heat in that compromising position next season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 15 days ago 243 reads 0 comments

  16. Heznoka an Intriguing Draft Possibility

    The Orlando Magic still have to be said to be in a “best player available” mode in June's NBA draft. That best player could end up being Croatian swingman Mario Hezonja...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 15 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  17. New Orleans to Threaten Orlando's Thibodeau Chase?

    The Magic presumably are interested in hiring Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau, but competition for his services could seriously increase...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 15 days ago 190 reads 0 comments

  18. Kidd-Gilchrist to Represent Hornets at Draft Lottery

    With the NBA Draft lottery just over a week away, we now know who will represent the Hornets when the ping pong balls drop...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 15 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  19. Hornets Christmas Uniforms Leak Online

    The Charlotte Hornets may or may not play on Christmas Day this season. But, just in case, the NBA has designed special uniforms for the occasion...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 15 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  20. Wizards Need Brilliance from John Wall's Co-Stars to Keep Playoff Hopes Alive

    John Wall is the undisputed long-term leader of the Washington Wizards . But he's hurting and in desperate need of assistance with his squad facing a daunting 3-2 series deficit...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 15 days ago 5,371 reads 34 comments

  21. Wittman 'Anticipates' Wall Will Play in Game 6

    WASHINGTON -- John Wall 's injured left hand/wrist came out of Game 5 without any swelling, according to Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 15 days ago 39,715 reads 1 comments

  22. Hawks Rewarded by Finding Minutes for Muscala

    Mike Budenholzer has shortened his bench this postseason. The Hawks coach is still finding minutes for Mike Muscala.....

    Paige Kuhn Written by Paige Kuhn about 15 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  23. This 'Kiss Cam' Moment During Wizards-Hawks

    What with the return of John Wall , followed by a back-and-forth contest that ended in a one-point margin.....

    Paige Kuhn Written by Paige Kuhn about 16 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  24. Wall: 'My Hand Feels Fine'

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  25. Underappreciated Al Horford Is the Perfect Star for Overlooked Atlanta Hawks

    Al Horford 's Game 5 performance during the Atlanta Hawks ' second-round series with the Washington Wizards should go down on his resume as a signature showing, one that catapults ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 16 days ago 12,167 reads 70 comments