Archive for February, 2009

With Obama in front row, Wizards beat Bulls 113-90

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stretching every bit of his 7-foot-6 wingspan, JaVale McGee rose high above the r…

Deveney: Awards watch: Rose still leader for rookie of the year

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

As the No. 1 pick in last year’s draft, it’s no surprise that Bulls point guard Derrick Rose is p…

Sixers end skid, beat Wizards; Iguodala just short of triple-double

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

WASHINGTON (AP) — Andre Iguodala sliced through the defense for a one-handed dunk. About a minute l…

Wizards’ Tapscott tries to explain Arenas cover-up

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Wizards interim coach Ed Tapscott on Wednesday attempted to clarify th…

Wizards’ Arenas at full speed; still no timetable

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gilbert Arenas has been practicing full-speed with the Washington Wizards for mor…

Deveney: Power Poll: Top teams looking for scraps

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

Now comes the one-man’s-trash-is-another-man’s-treasure portion of the NBA player-adding season, which is why the defending-champion Celtics are after Mikki Moore.

Injured Wizards Arenas, Haywood do some drills

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Wizards star Gilbert Arenas took another step toward a possible return…

Mason nets 25 in return; Spurs blast Wizards

Sunday, February 22nd, 2009

WASHINGTON (AP) — Oh, the humiliation! The player that got away, Roger Mason, comes back with the S…

Jamison has 28 points, 12 rebounds in Wizards win

Saturday, February 21st, 2009

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After a miserable opening two-thirds of the season, the Washington Wiz…

Deveney: Luxury tax, 2010 rule trade deadline day

Friday, February 20th, 2009

In most places around trade-deadline-land, the story was that most teams left themselves with unf…