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John Wall Signs Five-Year Endorsement Deal With Adidas

Jan 7, 2018 6:27 PM

John Wall has agreed upon a five-year endorsement deal with Adidas.

Wall has been a shoe free agent over the past few seasons.

Wall has spent his entire eight-year career with the Wizards and signed a four-year, $170 million maximum extension in July.

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Wizards Waive Mike Young From Two-Way Contract

Jan 3, 2018 3:37 PM

The Washington Wizards have assigned forward Chris McCullough to the Wisconsin Herd of the G-League and have waived forward Mike Young.

McCullough has averaged 3.0 points and 1.7 rebounds in 12 games for the Wizards this season.

Young was signed to a two-way contract on by the Wizards on July 5 and split time in the G-League between Delaware and Northern Arizona.

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Bradley Beal, Lou Williams Named Players Of The Week

Jan 2, 2018 3:14 PM

Bradley Beal and Lou Williams have been named the NBA's Players of the Week for games played between December 25th and 31st.

Beal averaged 26.3 points, 6.3 rebounds, 3.8 assists, and 1.5 steals while shooting .467 from the field and .387 from three-point range to lead Washington to a 3-1 record.

Williams won his second career Player of the Week award by helping the Clippers to a 3-0 week behind averages of 28.0 points and 4.7 assists and shooting splits of 50% from the field, 48% from three-point range and 87% from the free-throw line in 31.4 minutes. 

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John Wall Returns To Wizards' Lineup From PRP Treatment

Dec 13, 2017 5:33 PM

John Wall will return to the Washington Wizards' lineup after missing 11 games due to a knee injury.

Wall was administered platelet-rich plasma (PRP) treatment and viscosupplementation injections in his left knee on Nov. 25.

Wall returned to the practice court on Dec. 8 while the Wizards were on the road.

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Raptors, Wizards, Wolves, Bucks Interested In Trading For DeAndre Jordan

Dec 1, 2017 6:05 PM

The Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards, Minnesota Timberwolves and Milwaukee Bucks have reportedly shown the most interest in trading for DeAndre Jordan.

The Clippers have interest in John Henson, Malcolm Brogdon and Khris Middleton in their trade talks with the Bucks. The Clippers want at least two of those three Bucks in any trade for Jordan.

Jordan will be a free agent in the offseason and is currently operating without an agent. The Clippers are widely expected to fall out of playoff contention following the injury to Blake Griffin. 

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John Wall Out At Least Two Weeks With Knee Injury

Nov 25, 2017 2:31 PM

John Wall will miss several weeks with a knee injury.

The Washington Wizards announced Wall has undergone an MRI exam on his sore left knee and determined that he must receive platelet-rich plasma and viscosupplementation injections to reduce the inflammation. 

Wall could be out the next seven games and possibly return on Dec. 9.

Wall initially reported swelling on Nov. 11, his left knee inflammation began after “knee-to-knee contact” during a Nov. 7 game against the Mavericks.

In May 2016, Parker performed the procedure to remove calcific deposits in his left patella tendon when Wall had played the previous season in pain.

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John Wall Injures Left Shoulder, X-Rays Negative

Nov 4, 2017 3:53 PM

John Wall suffered a left shoulder sprain in the Washington Wizards' loss to Cleveland on Friday.

"It's on fire right now," Wall said about his shoulder. "It was like my arm went dead."

 

Wall suffered the injury running into Channing Frye. Wall stayed in the game but later said he should have come out.

Wall underwent X-rays, which were negative, and left the arena with his arm in a sling.

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John Wall: Wizards Give Cavs 'Best Matchup'

Nov 3, 2017 6:30 PM

John Wall believes the Washington Wizards pose the most difficult threat to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference.

"It's playoff style," Beal said of Friday night's game. "That's one of the best teams to be assembled. You've got LeBron, been in the Finals the last seven times. You know, so there's always hype behind it. And you always bring your A game when you're playing against the best. So that's kind of how we go back and forth. We know we can challenge them, and they know they challenge us. It's always a good matchup. We love it. We embrace it."

Wall said the Wizards have the Cavs' respect and that they gave them "the best matchup."

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Wizards Waive Carrick Felix

Nov 2, 2017 1:21 PM

The Washington Wizards have waived Carrick Felix.

Felix was signed as a free agent prior to the team’s training camp. 

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Wizards Decline 18-19 Option On Chris McCullough

Oct 31, 2017 4:02 PM

The Washington Wizards have declined their fourth-year option on Chris McCullough.

McCullough was the 29th overall pick in the 2015 draft by the Brooklyn Nets and was traded to Washington with Bojan Bogdanovic.

McCullough is now two years removed from ACL surgery and showed potential while playing in the G-League.

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Carrick Felix, Markieff Morris Suspended One Game For Leaving Bench
Carrick Felix and Markieff Morris left the bench during Bradley Beal's altercation with Draymond Green.

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Draymond Green, Bradley Beal Ejected Following Scuffle
Bradley Beal slapped Draymond Green in the face from behind, which led Green to grab Beal.

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Wizards Waive Donald Sloan
Washington's roster now stands at 17.

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Wizards Waive Daniel Ochefu
Daniel Ochefu averaged 1.3 points and 1.2 rebounds in 19 games for the Wizards last season.

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Sheldon Mac Out 6-8 Months With Torn Achilles
Sheldon Mac split his time in 16-17 with the Washington Wizards and in the G-League.

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Marcus Morris, Markieff Morris Found Not Guilty In Assault Trial
The Morris twins were accused of helping three other people beat up Erik Hood outside a high school basketball game in Phoenix in 2015.

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John Wall Has MVP Aspirations For 17-18
John Wall was one of three players to average 20 points and 10 assists per game last season.

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Bradley Beal: I Feel Like Wizards Are Best Team In Eastern Conference
The Wizards are entering the 17-18 season with a lot of confidence

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Laurene Powell Jobs To Buy Significant Stake In Wizards, Capitals
Laurene Powell Jobs' stake will be approximately 20 percent and the second-largest after Ted Leonsis.

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RealGM Radio: East Over-Unders With Arturo Galletti
Host Danny Leroux and Arturo Galletti continue their annual tradition of breaking down the over/under lines for the Eastern Conference.

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Markieff Morris Expected To Have Sports Hernia Surgery
Markieff Morris also had a sports hernia in 2010 before his junior season at Kansas, which was treated with surgery.

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Morris Brothers Begin Trial For Alleged Assault
The Morris brothers are accused of helping three other people beat 36-year-old Erik Hood in 2015.

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Wizards To Sign Carrick Felix To Camp Deal
Carrick Felix last played in the NBA during the 13-14 season with the Cavaliers.

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Orlando Hires Randy Wittman As Coaching Consultant
Randy Wittman will report to Frank Vogel.

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RealGM Radio: Southeast Division With Mike Prada, Adi Joseph
Host Danny Leroux, Mike Prada of SB Nation and Adi Joseph of For The Win break down the Southeast Division.

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Wizards Agree Upon One-Year Deal With Donald Sloan
Donald Sloan spent last season in China.

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John Wall Is Only Player From 2010 Draft Class With Original Team
John Wall is the last player from the 2010 draft class with his original team.

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John Wall Wants To Remain With Wizards For Remainder Of Career
John Wall and the Wizards agreed upon a $170 million extension.

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Brandon Jennings Agrees Upon One-Year, $1.5M Deal With China Shanxi
Brandon Jennings split time last season with the Knicks and Wizards.

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John Wall, Wizards Agree Upon Four-Year, $170M Extension
John Wall has agreed upon a supermax extension.

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