Archive for September, 2008

Arenas meets with media, deflects attention

Sunday, September 28th, 2008

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gilbert Arenas didn’t want to take attention from Washington’s healthy players…

Arenas fined after skipping media day

Saturday, September 27th, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gilbert Arenas and the Washington Wizards were fined $15,000 apiece by the NBA on…

Guard Juan Dixon returns to Wizards

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guard Juan Dixon signed a free-agent contract with the Washington Wizards on Tues…

Grunfeld, Jordan discuss life without Arenas

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — The prospect of a month or two — or who knows how long? — without Gilbert Arena…

Wizards pick up ’09-10 option on coach Jordan

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Wizards picked up a one-year option for coach Eddie Jordan on Mond…

Wizards sign DerMarr Johnson, 2 forwards

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Wizards signed free-agent forwards DerMarr Johnson, Linton Johnson…

Washington Wizards 2008-09 schedule

Friday, September 19th, 2008

All Times Eastern

Oct. 29 New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Nov. 1 at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Deveney: A painful offseason for three key players

Friday, September 19th, 2008

Gilbert Arenas’ trip to the surgeon’s office is not nearly as worrisome as the trips taken by two other NBA stars, the Spurs’ Manu Ginobili and the Warriors’ Monta Ellis, says Sean Deveney.

Arenas has knee surgery, will miss 1st month

Friday, September 19th, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gilbert Arenas had a third operation on his left knee Wednesday morning, putting …

Deveney: ‘Big Country’ Reeves Memorial Overpaid List

Friday, September 12th, 2008

Times like this call for a classic political ploy — going after the absurdly rich. And there are plenty of absurdly rich players in the NBA, guys who are still collecting on those what-were-they-thinking? contracts.