Spencer Dinwiddie scored 27 points in his first game since signing a three-year contract extension, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Washington Wizards 125-118.
This sure was a close one: There were nine ties and 18 lead changes. Neither club was ahead by more than three points over the final 10 minutes of regulation.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Al Horford will miss at least another few games for the Boston Celtics because of an injured left knee. The Celtics were also without Jaylen Brown and Gordon Hayward for their game…
Coach Scott Brooks has not said how much more time, if any, Wall might miss. He will be replaced in the lineup by Austin Rivers.
Rookie Collin Sexton matched a career high with 29 points, Tristan Thompson had 23 points and 19 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Washington Wizards 116-101 on Saturday night.
Beal scored a season-high 36 points, Otto Porter Jr. had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and the Washington Wizards won their third straight game with a 131-117 victory over Atlanta on Wednesday night.
Wizards guard John Wall is out for Wednesday’s game against the Atlanta Hawks because of personal reasons.
“I feel like every time I step into this building, I need to have a great game,” Bradley Beal said. “That is how I approach it. It is a true basketball building. There is legacy and history here. It’s a big stage with lots of lights.”
Joel Embiid had 16 points and 15 rebounds, Ben Simmons added 13 points and 10 assists and both Philadelphia stars sat for the final quarter and a half in the 76ers’ 123-98 victory over the Washington Wizards on Friday night.
Anthony Davis had 28 points and 15 rebounds as the New Orleans Pelicans stemmed a four-game slide with a 125-104 victory over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night.
Washington overcame James Harden’s season-best 54 points to outlast the Houston Rockets 135-131 on Monday night.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul was out for Monday night’s game against the Washington Wizards with a sore left leg. It’s the second consecutive game Paul has missed. He sat out Saturday’s…
Otto Porter Jr. scored a season-high 29 points and John Wall had 22 points and eight assists in Washington’s 124-114 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night.
WASHINGTON (AP) — New Orleans center Anthony Davis will miss the Pelicans’ game against the Washington Wizards on Saturday night with strained right hip. Davis picked up the injury in the third quarter of Friday…
Kawhi Leonard had 27 points and 10 rebounds, Kyle Lowry scored 15 points and the Raptors won their fourth straight game, beating the Wizards 125-107 on Friday night.
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