2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
41-41, 4th in Southeast
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Wiz's Wall: Beal's money 'doesn't matter to me'

John Wall answered apparent critics of his in a video posted online, saying if he produces on the court and maintains a positive public image, "I'm going to be fine with making money."

Wall opens up to critics (1:02)
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Porter will be hot item next summer

Otto Porter earned a starter's role at the beginning of his third season for 2015-16 and responded nicely. He only turned 23 in June, and Kevin Pelton is eager to see how the 6-foot-8 small forward performs during a contract year. Ranking 2017 NBA free agents (Insider)

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Wizards should rise in East

Kevin Pelton writes that ESPN's real plus-minus shows Washington winning the same number of games this season under new head coach Scott Brooks. But that, combined with the regression of some East leaders, should easily return the Wizards to the playoff field. Projected W-L records for 2016-17 (Insider)

Wall, Beal realizing they have issues is good first step (0:53)

With 15th pick in 2017 draft, Wiz would ...

Chad Ford writes that Kentucky freshman Edrice Adebayo is a physical presence whom the Wizards would work with slowly. The 6-foot-8 forward isn't nicknamed "Bam" for nothing. Mock Draft 1.0 (Insider)

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Morris needs a turnaround season

Markieff Morris succeeded in escaping Phoenix at the trade deadline a few months after the Suns traded away his brother. But Bradford Doolittle notes the change in scenery in Washington didn't result in markedly improved play. Top bounce-back players for 2016-17 (Insider)

The Ledecky Family

Katie Ledecky's past brushes with legends

Long before she was a three-time Olympic gold medalist in Rio, Katie Ledecky was just a young girl hanging out with Michael Jordan and future USA Swimming teammate Michael Phelps.

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Wiz overpaid to re-sign Bradley Beal

Steve Ilardi and Jeremias Ingelmann concede that Beal is an excellent 3-point shooter. But after examining the metrics, they can't find another reason why the Wizards gave him a five-year contract totaling $128 million. Worst NBA offseason deals (Insider)

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Tab for Wiz's new facility grows by $10M

The team and owner Ted Leonsis were recently informed by D.C.'s entertainment and convention group that the cost for building a new practice facility and arena will be $65 million instead of the previously estimated $55 million, Ryan M. McDermott writes. Washington Times

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Alan Anderson a good fit for Bucks?

Anderson (ankle) played in just 13 games for the Wizards last season. But if the Bucks would like to use their cap space to add a shooter off the bench, Anderson would be an affordable option. Pelton: 10 best free agents (Insider)

Team Stats

Points Per Game104.19th
Rebounds Per Game41.826th
Assists Per Game24.55th
Points Allowed104.621st

Team History


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