The Washington Wizards won their first game of the season with a 125-124 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night.
The Wizards underwent a franchise-altering roster overhaul to take aim at a wide open Eastern Conference. WTOP’s Rob Woodfork says the team better hit its mark, or it’s the beginning of the end of an era.
Former NBA player John Amaechi breaks the conventional mold of a professional athlete in nearly every way.
The social contract between professional sports teams and fans rests on the promise that clubs will do everything they can to compete and win. When that promise is broken, what happens next?
They may not be welcome at the White House but the Golden State Warriors are still invited to visit the nation’s capital.
Kevin Durant is the first NBA Finals MVP from the D.C. area. So why did local hoops fans root against him?
If they are serious about competing in the Eastern Conference beyond the regular season, the Wizards need to make a move.
“Stranger Things” star Caleb McLaughlin will play in next week’s NBA All-Star Celebrity Game
Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal was fined $15,000 by the NBA on Sunday for grabbing at Orlando Magic swingman Evan Fournier’s throat.
From the front-runners to the dark horses, the WTOP Sports staff makes predictions across the league going into the 2016-17 NBA season.
The Wizards hope their new coach can find the same kind of success developing young stars as he has shown so far in his NBA coaching career.
NBA free agency went into hyperdrive over the weekend. See the biggest moves around the league, and where the Wizards’ signings fit in.
President Obama and his family stayed aboard Air Force One to watch the final nail-biting minutes of game 7 of the NBA championship after landing at Joint Base Andrews on Sunday night.
Thirty years after the death of two sons, Len Bias’ mother’s mission is to save the lives of young people.
As Kobe Bryant heads into retirement, browse through these photos of his career, including his high school years.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.