Mar 31

Ravens sign veteran QB Schaub

http://www4.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/Matt+Schaub+Miami+Dolphins+v+Houston+Texans+lpqOkr1pdbjl.jpgThe Baltimore Ravens have signed veteran quarterback Matt Schaub.  Schaub previously played for the Atlanta Falcons, Houston Texans and spent last season with the Oakland Raiders.  The Ravens were looking for a veteran quarterback to compete with Keith Wenning. 
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Mar 30

Expect a comeback season from Davis

Last season everyone was disappointed in the season that Chris Davis had. Davis struggled to hit above .200 and ended the season with only a .196 batting average. The power numbers were also down and while no one expected Davis to hit the 53 home runs that he hit in 2013, fans still hoped for better than 26. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 30

Wizards Offense Falters During Loss to Rockets

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Overtime games are always exciting, but always tire the players and it showed during the Wizards matinee against the Houston Rockets. The Wizards had to go through not one, but two overtime periods to take down the Charlotte Hornets and the soreness might have carried into the legs of Wizards players against the Rockets. The Wizards jump shots failed to score points and the Rockets took advantage with a 99-91 victory.WizardsRocketsBox

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Mar 29

What Chris Boreland’s Retirement Means for the NFL

  

Concussions and other severe head injuries are, regretabley, one of the largest focal points of football today, regardless of the level of play. The retirement of Chris Boreland after one year in the league hinged on the concern of head trauma is significant to not only him but every other player involved with the sport. The thing to remember is that he only played one year, and the symptoms were eyebrow-raising enough to make Boreland ponder a difficult but vital decision. He made the right one.

Head injuries surfaced to the full attention of the front office five seasons ago when Dunta Robinson collided with DeSean Jackson, resulting in a concussion for Jackson and concussion-related symptoms for Robinson.

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Mar 28

Wizards Outlast Hornets in 2OT Thriller

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Talk about exciting back-to-back games from the Verizon Center. The Wizards saw Indiana Pacers guard George Hill sink a final second layup to secure a 103-101 victory then go straight into a double overtime thriller. John Wall was fantastic during the second half and carried the team on his back to a 110-107 victory in double overtime.WizardsHornetsBox

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Mar 27

Wizards Sign Bynum, Release Murry

WillBynum_The Wizards have officially signed Will Bynum to a 10-day contract. The Wizards had been rumored for some time now that they would sign Bynum and they grabbed the opportunity after Garrett Temple said he would be out for another two weeks and Toure’ Murry’s recent ankle injury.

Bynum is a veteran guard that last played for the Pistons for the past six seasons. Bynum averaged 8.2 PPG, 3.3 APG, and a .443 FG% during his NBA career.

Bynum has been playing overseas this season in China for the Guangdong Southern Tigers where he averaged 22.3 PPG and 7.1 APG in 30 games this season.

Bynum will be a valuable asset while coming off of the bench and will likely pair up with Ramon Sessions in the backcourt most often. Bynum is a veteran that can help make a playoff push for the Wizards due to the injuries to their backcourt.

As for Murry, he short stint likely came to an end with the Wizards after his ankle injury and will now be placed on waivers.

Mar 27

Hill’s Last Second Basket Lifts Pacers Over Wizards

WASHINGTON, D.C.- After a disappointing Western Conference road trip, the Wizards looked to get back to their winning ways against the Indiana Pacers on their home court. The Wizards played great during the first their quarters until their defense fell apart during the final quarter of play. The Wizards let up 33 points during the fourth quarter and saw George go in for an easy game winning layup to give the Pacers a 103-101 victory.
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Mar 25

Watch: Mike Weber vs Jason Chimera

Jason Chimera got the jersey pulled over his head and he still got the win in this fight.  Chimera landed some heavy punches on Mike Weber.

Win: Chimera

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Mar 24

Wizards Second Half Leads to Embarrassing Loss

OAKLAND, CA – The Wizards Western Conference road trip ended in poor fashion after losing to the Clippers, Grizzlies, and now the Warriors by an average of 23 points per contest. The Wizards offense struggled terribly during the second half scoring a season low eight points during the third quarter. The Warriors cruised to a 31 point victory after a poor second half performance from the Wizards.WizWarriorsBox2

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Mar 23

Kings Blow Past Wizards in Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, CA – Down the stretch of the season good teams should beat struggling teams, that was not the case when the Washington Wizards took on the Sacramento Kings. The Wizards defense struggled for the second consecutive night and had trouble making baskets during the second half. The Kings blasted the Wizards and went on to win 109-86.WizKingsBoxx

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