Archive for March, 2009

Deveney: NBA mock draft: Key freshmen could dictate pecking order

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

This season’s freshmen class lacks the pop of last year, but there are potential lottery picks who could significantly impact how the draft unfolds.

Wizards’ Arenas remains on pace for Sat. return

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gilbert Arenas practiced Tuesday and remains on course to make his Washington Wiz…

Deveney: Power Poll: Suns making last playoff push

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

Lost amid Shaq’s Twittering antics is the fact that Phoenix has won five straight games. That helps the Suns rise three spots to No. 12 in Sean Deveney’s latest NBA Power Poll.

Bulls edge Wizards to hang onto 8th place

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

WASHINGTON (AP) — Onward goes the Chicago Bulls’ mediocre march toward the playoffs. After all, not…

Deveney: Seven Sweet 16 players improve NBA draft status

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

The maxim about the NCAA Tournament and draft prospects is that, over the course of the Big Dance, a…

Wizards’ Arenas could return this Saturday

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

Washington Wizards guard Gilbert Arenas could return to the lineup on Saturday, according to Comcast…

Suns top Wizards; O’Neal now No. 5 scorer

Monday, March 23rd, 2009

PHOENIX (AP) — Shaquille O’Neal appreciates his place among the greats of the NBA. He just thinks h…

Smith scores 40 to lead Nuggets past Wizards

Saturday, March 21st, 2009

DENVER (AP) — Last year, Carmelo Anthony had a career night against the Washington Wizards. This ti…

Gordon scores 26 points, Clippers beat Wizards

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Kaman is heavy and out of shape. His post presence is providing some much …

Jazz end skid with win over Wizards

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Deron Williams admitted that the Utah Jazz put an underwhelming end to a thre…