Tag: Markieff Morris

April 28, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

  The Washington Wizards defeated the Atlanta Hawks 115-99 to win the series 4-2.  They will play their newly rival Boston Celtics foes in the next round. Wizards Make First Half Statement After a rough stretch after Game 1, Markieff Morris scored eight of the Wizards first 17 points.  His play gave Washington an early…

April 26, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

  The Washington Wizards retake the series lead with a 103-99 home victory against the Atlanta Hawks. Too Close to Call In a must win situation, Bradley Beal was the aggressor in the first quarter. Beal scored nine of the first 13 points for the home team.  After going back and forth for a while, the…

April 25, 2017 Joshua Vinson No comments exist

Atlanta, Georgia — The goal of any team that is up 2-0 with homecourt advantage is to win at least one game on the road. However, the Wizards failed to do so. Now, the question becomes why?  Only John Wall can bring clarity to that.     “Game 3….defensively,” said Wall at the podium after…

April 24, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

The Washington Wizards will travel home with the series tied 2-2 after a 111-101 loss to the Atlanta Hawks.  Intense Start With emotions running high over the first three game, both teams came out ready to play.  The game went back and forth throughout the first quarter with neither team giving the other an edge….

April 19, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

The Washington Wizards take a 2-0 series lead after a 109-101 over the Atlanta Hawks Wednesday night. Wizards Start Where They Left Off After a slow start, the home crowd got Washington back in the game.  Following a 6-2 run by Atlanta, the Wizards went on a 14-0 run.  This home energy gave them an early…

April 10, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

No Wall, No Problem With All-Star Poing Guard, John Wall out with a quad injury and Otto Porter, Jr. missing his second consecutive game with a back injury, Washington knew they had to cover a lot of ground. The Wizards looked good without their two starters.  The two teams were evenly matched throughout the game….

April 8, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

The Washington Wizards are now 0-3 against the Miami Heat this season after a 106-103 loss. Who Want is More?? In their regular season home game finale, Washington came out on a 17-9 run to set the tone.  However, the Heat were spoilers as they went on a 8-0 run to tie the game up.  After…

March 12, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

In a thrilling game that ended with a game winner by Markieff Morris, the Washington Wizards beat the Portland Trailblazers 125-124 for their 5th straight win. The first quarter started off as a shootout between these two teams.  Despite the Wizards putting up 30 points, the Blazers when above it with 36.  This game was…

March 1, 2017 Joshua Vinson No comments exist

Opening with two straight losses wasn’t ideal for the Washington Wizards after All-Star Break. Their upcoming schedule is taxing. This they know, and if they didn’t the media told them every chance they could. Golden State would be the opponent they would have to bounce back against. John Wall would come into the match-up not feeling…

February 28, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

The league’s best team now has double digits losses after the Washington Wizards defeated the Golden State Warriors 112-108 in Washington D.C. The Wizards were not intimidated by the league’s best team in D.C Tuesday night.  Hometown native Kevin Durant left the game due to a knee injury early in the first quarter.  Washington took…