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Toure' Murry Waived By Wizards

Mar 27, 2015 12:10 PM

The Washington Wizards have waived Toure' Murry to create a roster spot for Will Bynum.

Murry appeared in three games for the Wizards and averaged 1.5 points in 4.3 minutes per game.

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Wizards Sign Will Bynum To 10-Day Contract

Mar 27, 2015 12:08 PM

The Washington Wizards have signed Will Bynum to a 10-day contract. 

Bynum (6-0, 185) has played seven seasons with Golden State and Detroit appearing in 353 career regular season games while averaging 8.2 points, 3.3 assists and 1.6 assists in 18.5 minutes per game.  

Undrafted out of Georgia Tech in 2005, Bynum enjoyed his best season in 2009-10 for the Detroit Pistons when he averaged career highs with 10.0 points and 4.5 assists per game. Bynum appeared in 30 games this season for the Guangdong Southern Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association where he averaged 22.3 points, 7.1 assists and 3.6 rebounds while shooting .564 from the field.

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Speights: We Knew Wizards Would Argue, Quit If We Turned Up Defense

Mar 24, 2015 12:22 PM

Marreese Speights said he knew the Washington Wizards would falter in Monday's game if the Golden State Warriors elevated their defense.

"We just turned up a little," Speights said. "We knew if we hit them, if we got a couple stops they would start arguing with each other and quit. We went out there with a good mindset in the second half and we did it.”

The Wizards lost 107-76 and were outscored 29-8 in the third quarter.

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Toure' Murry Signs Second 10-Day Contract With Wizards

Mar 22, 2015 6:54 PM

The Washington Wizards have signed Toure' Murry to a second 10-day contract.

Murry has appeared in two of the Wizards’ four games since joining Washington. He played three minutes the day he signed against the Memphis Grizzlies and six seconds in Washington’s loss to the Utah Jazz Wednesday.

Murry was initially signed to give the Wizards depth in the backcourt.

Jorge Castillo/Washington Post

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Wizards Plan On Signing Toure' Murry To 2nd 10-Day Contract

Mar 19, 2015 1:52 PM

The Washington Wizards plan on signing Toure' Murry to a second 10-day contract, league sources tell RealGM.

The Wizards also will continue to monitor Will Bynum, who is a free agent after playing this season in China.

Murry has made two appearances with the Wizards.

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John Wall Sprains Right Ankle

Mar 19, 2015 1:28 PM

John Wall suffered a sprained right ankle in the Washington Wizards' win on Wednesday over the Utah Jazz.

Wall suffered the injury contesting a fast-break alley-oop with just over seven minutes remaining. Wall limped around but tightened his right sneaker and stayed in the game. 

“You know me. I want to play. I want to compete,” said Wall, whose ankle was swollen after the game. “I tied my shoe as tight as possible and ran it off. If it hurts afterwards I’ll get a day off tomorrow to rest. So it’s nothing.”

Wall has yet to miss a game this season.

Jorge Castillo/Washington Post

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Kevin Seraphin Fined $15K By NBA For Flagrant 2 Foul On Jon Leuer

Mar 13, 2015 6:37 PM

Kevin Seraphin has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for his flagrant 2 foul on Jon Leuer, the league announced Friday.

The incident occurred in the Washington Wizards' win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday night.

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Wizards Plan On Signing Toure' Murry To 10-Day Contract

Mar 11, 2015 5:36 PM

The Washington Wizards plan on signing Toure' Murry to a 10-day contract.

Murry has been playing well of late in the D-League with the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.

Murry signed with the Utah Jazz in the offseason and was waived in January.

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Nets, Thunder Close To Brook Lopez For Reggie Jackson Trade

Feb 19, 2015 12:40 PM

The Brooklyn Nets are close to trading Brook Lopez to the Oklahoma City Thunder in a package for Reggie Jackson.

The Nets, however, need to believe they will be able to convince Jackson to re-sign in the offseason. Jackson will be a restricted free agent. Jackson turned down a four-year, $48 million extension with the Thunder.

The Thunder have had interest in Lopez dating back to the 2008 NBA Draft.

The Thunder would include Kendrick Perkins and Perry Jones as part of the package.

The deal could also be expanded to send Jarrett Jack to the Washington Wizards and Kevin Garnett to the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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Andre Miller Traded By Wizards To Kings For Ramon Sessions

Feb 19, 2015 12:01 PM

The Sacramento Kings have acquired Andre Miller from the Washington Wizards for Ramon Sessions.

Miller reunites with George Karl, who was hired by the Kings over the All-Star break.

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Wizards Interested In Trade For Norris Cole
Norris Cole will be a restricted free agent in the offseason.

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Wizards, Heat Interested In Trade For Jameer Nelson
The Wizards and Heat have explored trade talks with the Nuggets on Jameer Nelson, sources tell RealGM's Shams Charania.

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Warriors, Hawks, Blazers In Top-10 On Both Offense, Defense
Fourteen other teams are in the top-10 in either offensive or defensive efficiency.

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Bradley Beal Has Mild Stress Reaction In Lower Right Fibula
Bradley Beal will be re-evaluated following the All-Star break.

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John Wall Prefers Playmaker With Open Wizards' Roster Spot
Will Bynum could be the type of player John Wall believes the Wizards should target.

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Ray Allen To Make Decision Following All-Star Weekend
Ray Allen's potential role with a team is expected to be a deciding factor.

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Wizards Show Interest In Will Bynum
The Wizards have expressed interest on Will Bynum in the Chinese Basketball Association, league sources told RealGM.

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Kobe Bryant Considered Joining Michael Jordan With Wizards
Kobe Bryant informed Michael Jordan several times he wanted to play for the Wizards.

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Stephen Curry, Kyle Lowry Headline 2015 NBA All-Star Starters
Stephen Curry was the leading vote-getter for the NBA 2015 All-Star Game, beating LeBron James.

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Wale Talking To Kanye About Designing New Uniforms For Wizards
Wale, a rapper from the Washington D.C. area, is working with the Washington Wizards as a creative liaison.

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Average NBA Franchise Valuation Now More Than $1 Billion
There are now 11 NBA teams worth at least $1 billion, compared to three a year ago.

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Bulls, Pistons, Wizards, Clippers Express Interest In Damion James
The Bulls, Pistons, Wizards and Clippers have expressed interest in Damion James, a league source told RealGM on Sunday.

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Nate Robinson Bought Out, Clippers, Heat, Cavs, Wizards Interested
Nate Robinson will weigh offers from teams once he clears waivers, RealGM's Shams Charania reports.

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Wizards Waive Glen Rice Jr.
Glen Rice appeared in 16 career games with Washington in parts of two seasons.

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Wizards Attempt To Trade Glen Rice Jr. Ahead Of Contract Guarantee Date
If the Wizards cannot find a trade partner, they could waive Glen Rice.

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John Wall, James Harden Named Players Of The Week
John Wall and James Harden have been named the NBA's Players of the Week for games played between Dec. 8 and Dec. 14.

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Wizards Assign Glen Rice Jr. To Fort Wayne
Glen Rice Jr. has appeared in five games this season for Washington

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Bradley Beal Hopes To Make Season Debut Against Cavs On Friday
Bradley Beal has been out since Oct. 10 with a fractured left wrist.

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Durant Could Delay Free Agency Until 2017 For Larger Max Contract
Kevin Durant could earn up to 35 percent of the cap if he were to become a free agent in 2017.

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Durant: I Can Inspire D.C. Kids From Oklahoma
Kevin Durant will become a free agent in 2016 and has been liked to leaving the Thunder for the Wizards.

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