When It Goes Beyond The Game. R.I.P. Flip

The NBA community and, more importantly, the Saunders family lost a good man on Sunday. Philip Daniel “Flip” Saunders, former Timberwolves, Pistons and Wizards head coach succumbed to Hodgkins lymphoma after a four month battle with the disease. It seemed like just yesterday the Timberwolves announced Flip’s diagnosis and as anyone who covered his teams …

PHOTO GALLERY: Wizards Media Day 2015

Wizards 2015 NBA Draft: Making sense of mock madness

I enjoy reading the various mock drafts in the weeks leading up to the NBA Draft. For Wizards fans they provide high level, wide-ranging analysis, highlights, interviews, statistics and more on a net group of players that could end up playing their next games at the Verizon Center in 2015-16. Regardless of who Adam Silver calls up …

The Best Of The Wizards From 2014-15, Vol. 3: The Blocks

It’s not easy to follow back-to-back posts on spectacular dunks and wizard-like passing highlights, but I’m going to make the case for John Wall, Marcin Gortat, Kris Humphries, and Garrett Temple to entertain you with some well-timed, fun to watch blocks. The Wizards as a team had 378 blocks on the season. Marcin Gortat accounted for 110, good …

From the Baseline 5/9/2015: Wizards vs. Hawks, Game 3

Game Notebook 76, Wizards vs. Knicks: Show No Mercy

Wizards 101 Knicks 87 April 3, 2015 – Verizon Center, Washington, DC Game Leaders:[ezcol_1third]WIZARDS[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third][/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third_end]KNICKS[/ezcol_1third_end][ezcol_1third]Gortat (25)[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third]POINTS[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third_end]Larkin (21)[/ezcol_1third_end][ezcol_1third]Wall (18)[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third]ASSISTS[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third_end]Larkin (6)[/ezcol_1third_end][ezcol_1third]Gortat (10)[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third]REBOUNDS[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third_end]Howard/Smith (10)[/ezcol_1third_end][ezcol_1third]Gortat (2)[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third]BLOCKS[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third_end]Brewer/Smith (2)[/ezcol_1third_end][ezcol_1third]Wall (4)[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third]STEALS[/ezcol_1third][ezcol_1third_end]Prigioni/Dorsey (3)[/ezcol_1third_end] Sweep the leg Johnny! The New York Knickerbockers brought their traveling tank show to the Verizon Center on Friday night while the Wizards of Washington were looking to put together a two-game …