Tag: Otto Porter Jr

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 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 14, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

The Washington Wizards quest to the NBA Finals starts with the Atlanta Hawks in the first round.  Washington won the season series 3-1 despite losing to Atlanta on opening night back in October.  This is good for the Wizards going against a team they have success with.  Although they had success during the season, this…

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…

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…

February 16, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

The Washington Wizards will go into the all-star break with a win after a 111-98 win over the Indiana Pacers to take the season series 3-1. In the first quarter, Otto Porter, Jr. showed why he is the league’s best three-point shooter.  Porter hit five threes for 15 first quarter points.  The Wizards outscored the…

January 27, 2017 Courtney Jacobs No comments exist

The Washington Wizards dominated the Atlanta Hawks on the road with an 112-86 win. Wizards Make Statement Early The Washington Wizards are becoming one of the best first quarter teams in the league.  They had another strong start, outscoring the Hawks 37-25 in the first.  After struggling recently, Marcin Gortat had 10 points and five…

December 8, 2016 Joshua Vinson No comments exist

After going 1-2 on the road, the Wizards wanted to take control of their season by winning a game at home vs Orlando. Especially considering how they had a come from behind victory the night before against Brooklyn. If that was the plan, then the only Wizards’ player that was aware of it was John…