1. Chris Paul to the Lakers: A Rumor at Second Glance

    The details are still emerging, but Chris Paul will be a Los Angeles Laker next season, according to numerous sources...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 2 years ago 2,337 reads 4 comments

  2. NBA Amnesty Clause: Do the Washington Wizards Cut or Keep Rashard Lewis?

    Rashard Lewis is many things. He’s an elite three-point shooter from the forward position. He’s a former 20-point per game scorer...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 2 years ago 163 reads 3 comments

  3. NBA Amnesty Clause: 5 Amnesty Casualties Washington Wizards Should Target

    The Washington Wizards are purportedly one of the teams that benefited most from the new CBA agreement (well, at least if you hear Chad Ford tell it)...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 2 years ago 1,517 reads 14 comments

  4. NBA Predictions 2011: How Every Player on the Washington Wizards Will Fare

    The Wiz Kids will be balling again soon. Oh happy days! Six months after it started, the lockout looks to be ending...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 2 years ago 3,119 reads 4 comments

  5. Is Chris Singleton the Defensive Complement to Propel Wizards to Playoffs?

    Chris Singleton has been compared to a number of NBA players—and those comparisons are generally generous in nature...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 2 years ago 1,567 reads 17 comments

  6. Washington Wizards: A Blockbuster Amnesty Trade That Should Happen

    The prevailing logic is that the Washington Wizards are a team on the rise. With a lot of young talent and an increasingly savvy front office, the team looks poised to compete in a couple years...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about almost 3 years ago 4,767 reads 55 comments

  7. 2012 NBA Draft: 10 Picks That Could Get Washington Wizards over the Hump

    The Washington Wizards have had about as good a past 13 months as anyone could have expected: -They won the NBA draft lottery and pick up a potential superstar in John Wall ...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about almost 3 years ago 3,265 reads 18 comments

  8. NBA Lockout 2011: A Common-Sense Solution (That Owners Will Never Go For)

    Most years, basketball fans have a lot of things to look forward to even as the season comes to a close. After the final buzzer sounds, the NBA draft gives every team a chance to look to the future and hope for better years ahead...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 1,755 reads 0 comments

  9. 2011 NBA Draft Results: Comparing This Draft Class to Current NBA Players

    Now that the first round of the 2011 NBA Draft has come and gone, let's take a look at each of the prospects...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 14,154 reads 39 comments

  10. NBA Draft 2011 Trade Rumors: Potential Options for Trades on Draft Night

    The thrill of the chase. The rush of making a great play at another team's expense. Getting the most out of your pieces. There's nothing like it...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 289 reads 0 comments

  11. Washington Wizards: NBA Draft Day Swaps That Would Never Happen...or Would They?

    I've taken the 2011 NBA draft far too seriously. Especially since I'm not even employed by the team. It becomes less acceptable still when considering how down NBA front offices are on this particular crop of players...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 449 reads 0 comments

  12. Washington Wizards NBA Draft 2011: 3 Draft Scenarios for Their 3 Picks

    The optimism in Wizards -land going into next season took a bit of a blow when they were slotted with sixth pick in the 2011 NBA Draft ...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 3,464 reads 22 comments

  13. LeBron James NBA Finals 2011: Why the Wait Is over for the “Next Best Thing”

    Well, that didn’t take long. Just as most people were bracing for an NBA Finals that would go the distance (only the Memphis -OKC series made it seven games this postseason), ...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 6,468 reads 140 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs 2011: Are Derrick Rose's Bulls the Same As LeBron James' Cavaliers?

    This NBA superstar, perhaps the best player in the league, can’t seem to catch a break. Coming into the league, he quickly built his team into an NBA playoff force, taking them further than anyone imagined in such a short period of time...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 2,784 reads 30 comments

  15. 2011 NBA Mock Draft: First-Round Picks for Cavaliers and All Lottery Teams

    The picks have been set, and front offices across the country are preparing to do their due diligence on this year's NBA crop. Who will wilt and who will blossom in the coming years should be the topic of choice for fans in many NBA cities...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 2,548 reads 0 comments

  16. Los Angeles Lakers: Dwight Howard, Chris Paul and How LA Can Compete Next Season

    Are the whispers of the Lakers ' demise premature? Considering they were the consensus "Team to Beat" for the majority of the season, I believe so. After all, every team will have a rough four-game stretch here or there...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 26,711 reads 29 comments

  17. Washington Wizards: John Wall, Jordan Crawford Unveil New Uniform, New Era?

    Surprisingly, folks in Washington agree on something: the "Wizards" namesake and blue-black-gold logo has to go. Yes, that was a swipe at partisan politics and at Abe Pollin's (RIP) ludicrous effort to re-brand the team back in 1997...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 1,717 reads 2 comments

  18. NBA Free Agency: What Will It Take to Get Marc Gasol Out of Memphis?

    Marc Gasol has had quite a coming-out party this season—so much so, that it led people to wonder whether the infamous trade that netted the Lakers his older brother Pau was really that much of a fleecing after all...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 6,372 reads 22 comments

  19. NBA Playoffs 2011: Tim Duncan and 5 Players the Washington Wizards Need to Watch

    The Washington Wizards have a long offseason to contemplate their lackluster performance in 2010-11. We can excuse their win-loss record, considering they were one of the youngest ...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 2,218 reads 4 comments

  20. NBA Free Agency 2011: 10 Bold Predictions for the Washington Wizards This Summer

    I've written previously about how Wizards players should be spending their time now that the season is over, but for the front office the focus is squarely on the upcoming draft and free agency...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about 3 years ago 291 reads 23 comments

  21. Washington Wizards: Is Othyus Jeffers the Second Coming of Tony Allen?

    One of the best parts of watching the Washington Wizards run out the NBA slate has been Othyus Jeffers. He's got a great name, and an even greater story...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 3 years ago 451 reads 3 comments

  22. Washington Wizards: Do They Pair Jordan Crawford or Nick Young with John Wall?

    The 2010-2011 regular season ends today. The entire season will be over for all but 16 of the NBA 's finest teams. Unfortunately for the Washington Wizards , they were in the latter category...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 3 years ago 1,007 reads 7 comments

  23. Washington Wizards: 10 Steps to Build a Successful Team Around John Wall

    As a sports fan, it's often hard to admit: my team is one of the worst in the league. But I encourage fellow 'Zard heads to embrace it. Even say it out loud. It can be cathartic...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 3 years ago 2,839 reads 5 comments

  24. John Wall and the Washington Wizards 10 Greatest NBA Draft Picks

    In 1963 the Chicago Zephyrs made their move to Baltimore where the team was renamed the “Bullets”...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 3 years ago 1,554 reads 5 comments

  25. John Wall, Nick Young: 5 Reasons They're the Best Young NBA Backcourt Duo

    John Wall and Nick Young are key components in the Washington Wizards latest rebuilding project. That much is for sure...

    Nate Hamme Written by Nate Hamme about over 3 years ago 874 reads 7 comments