Tag: Washington Wizards

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 23, 2017 Joshua Vinson No comments exist

Atlanta, Georgia —- You ever heard the saying, “I wouldn’t do that if I were you?” Well, everything the Wizards did in Atlanta last night is exactly what you should not do if you’re trying to move on to the second-round. However, the Wizards are saying that short-term memory is the mindset and they are…

April 20, 2017 Joshua Vinson No comments exist

A common question basketball fans as each other is: Who has the best back-court in the league? Yes, this question is subjective, nonetheless, can spark an interesting conversation. Many would look at Golden State and even Portland. Despite not playing many games on national television, the Wizards are showing why John Wall and Bradley Beal,…

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 15, 2017 Joshua Vinson No comments exist

The NBA playoffs are here and a champion will be crowned soon. But before we even get to the NBA Finals, let’s take a look at the opening round of the Eastern Conference playoffs…   #1 Boston Celtics vs. #8 Chicago Bulls If Jimmy Butler had a real team built around him, A) the Bulls…

April 14, 2017 Joshua Vinson No comments exist

It came down to the final few games of the regular season. Nonetheless, we now know that the Washington Wizards will host the Atlanta Hawks in the first-round of the NBA Playoffs. In order to gain a better perspective about Atlanta. I spoke with a few sports journalists based in the city to shed light on this…

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…