1. Don't Expect Hassan Whiteside to Join NBA's Stretch-Center Revolution

    MIAMI — Hassan Whiteside is no stranger to the NBA 's stretch-center revolution...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 months ago 29,596 reads 40 comments

  2. Markieff Morris Blocks Twin Marcus Out of Bounds During Wizards-Pistons Game

    Twin ballers Markieff and Marcus Morris met up on the court once again this season, as the Washington Wizards faced the Detroit Pistons in D.C. on Friday night...

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  3. Hassan Whiteside Comments on Comparisons to DeAndre Jordan

    The Miami Heat 's Hassan Whiteside and the Los Angeles Clippers ' DeAndre Jordan are two of the NBA 's premier big men, but Whiteside suggested Thursday he boasts the superior game...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 25,915 reads 47 comments

  4. How Much Longer Can Goran Dragic and Hassan Whiteside Keep Heat Afloat?

    MIAMI — The new-look Miami Heat demanded a strong on-court connection between Hassan Whiteside and Goran Dragic ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 4,013 reads 17 comments

  5. John Wall Becomes 15th No. 1 Overall Pick to Score 50 in a Game

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall notched 52 points, eight assists, four rebounds and three steals in Tuesday's 124-116 loss to the Orlando Magic ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 118 reads 0 comments

  6. John Wall Is 1st Wizard to Score 50-Plus in a Game Since Gilbert Arenas in 2007

    Fact: John Wall scored a career-high 52 points despite the Washington Wizards ' 124-116 loss to the Orlando Magic on Tuesday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 6 months ago 1,849 reads 2 comments

  7. Tuesday NBA Roundup: John Wall's Career Night Can't Mask Wizards' Struggles

    With 23.5 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter Tuesday night, John Wall strode to the free-throw line and calmly knocked down a pair of freebies—his 10th and 11th of the night...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 18,778 reads 47 comments

  8. Wizards C Marcin Gortat Falls Down Twice, Gets Shot Blocked in Single Possession

    Marcin Gortat has had better possessions. During the first quarter Tuesday against the Orlando Magic , the Washington Wizards big man fell, received a pass from John Wall , dished to Otto Porter Jr...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 3,767 reads 2 comments

  9. How Cody Zeller Mastered the NBA's Most Popular Play

    NEW YORK — The pick-and-roll has morphed into the NBA 's most popular play during recent years. Offensive attacks, such as the one belonging to the Charlotte Hornets — ...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 6 months ago 14,284 reads 8 comments

  10. Dwight Howard Runs Point, Makes Awful Pass off Backboard

    Atlanta Hawks center Dwight Howard should probably stick to playing underneath the rim on offense. Early in the first quarter of Wednesday's game against the Phoenix Suns ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 months ago 6,804 reads 7 comments

  11. Paul Millsap Injury: Updates on Hawks Star's Hip and Return

    Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap hasn't played since Nov. 28 while dealing with a hip injury. It's unclear when he will return to the court. Continue for updates. Latest on Millsap's Timeline for Return Friday, Dec...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 1,714 reads 1 comments

  12. Dion Waiters Injury: Updates on Heat Guard's Leg and Recovery

    The Miami Heat announced Wednesday that guard Dion Waiters will be out for at least two weeks after suffering a pectineus tear. Continue for updates. Waiters to Be Re-Evaluated in 2 Weeks Wednesday, Nov...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 3,845 reads 10 comments

  13. Jeff Green Injury: Updates on Magic Forward's Back and Return

    A lower back injury forced Orlando Magic forward Jeff Green to miss Sunday's game against the Milwaukee Bucks . However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Green Active vs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 844 reads 1 comments

  14. Hassan Whiteside Has Earned His Defensive Hubris

    MIAMI — By virtue of his 7'0", 265-pound frame, none of Hassan Whiteside 's shirts look normal. Still, this particular piece of clothing seemed funny for more than jus t its fun-house m irror-style appearance...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 9,665 reads 23 comments

  15. Washington Wizards' Markieff Morris Air-Balls Open 3-Pointer

    The Washington Wizards defeated the New York Knicks , 119-112, at home Thursday, but it's a win Washington forward Markieff Morris may not want to remember for long...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 months ago 5,086 reads 1 comments

  16. Justise Winslow Injury: Updates on Heat SF's Wrist and Return

    Miami Heat swingman Justise Winslow hasn't played since Nov. 14 against the San Antonio Spurs due a lingering injury to his left wrist. He suffered the injury early in the season, when he fell on it during an undisclosed game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 1,823 reads 0 comments

  17. Young Washington Fan Cries as Wizards Lose to 76ers

    Watching his favorite NBA team lose to the one-win Philadelphia 76ers was apparently too much for this little guy Wednesday...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 months ago 5,054 reads 6 comments

  18. Hawks' Dwight Howard Pranked Mother by Saying He Signed with Jazz

    Atlanta native Dwight Howard returned home and signed with the Hawks last summer. Before his homecoming, however, the jovial big man made his mother cry...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 64,113 reads 49 comments

  19. Miami Heat's $50 Million Investment in Tyler Johnson Already Paying Off

    MIAMI — It's hard to call Tyler Johnson's gap-toothed grin a $50 million smile. But then again, nothing about the 6'4" combo guard screams $50 million NBA star...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 months ago 33,802 reads 22 comments

  20. Serge Ibaka Scores Career-High 31 Points, Hits Game-Winner Against Former Team

    Serge Ibaka had his homecoming in Oklahoma City on Sunday evening, and he made the most of his opportunity to play against his former team...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 7 months ago 9,290 reads 7 comments

  21. Bradley Beal Injury: Updates on Wizards Star's Hamstring and Return

    Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal had not played since suffering a hamstring injury on Nov. 9 against the Boston Celtics . However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 6,480 reads 10 comments

  22. John Wall Ejected vs. Celtics for Flagrant-2 Foul on Marcus Smart

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall was ejected for the second time in as many games Wednesday night when he was whistled for a flagrant-2 foul on Boston Celtics guard ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 42,810 reads 41 comments

  23. Miami Heat Facing Identity Crisis in Post-Big 3 Era

    MIAMI — The Miami Heat will see a familiar face when former franchise centerpiece Dwyane Wade pays a visit Thursday night...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 months ago 6,730 reads 37 comments

  24. Dennis Schroder Had a Career-High 28 Points in Hawks' Victory over Cavs

    Fact: Dennis Schroder had a career-high 28 points in the Hawks ' 110-106 win over the Cavaliers on Tuesday. It was Cleveland's first loss of the season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 7 months ago 2,787 reads 4 comments

  25. NBA Tuesday Roundup: Offseason Changes Paying Dividends for Atlanta Hawks

    If the Atlanta Hawks are to prove doubters wrong and continue asserting themselves as fringe Eastern Conference contenders — after the departures of Jeff Teague and Al ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 7 months ago 20,913 reads 39 comments