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2016 Schedule
41-41, 4th in Southeast
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Source: Wizards doubt they'll sign Durant

The Wizards think it is unlikely that Kevin Durant will sign with them in free agency, according to a team source who told ESPN's Britt McHenry that "it's not like LeBron and Cleveland."

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D.C. among longest-suffering cities

Not since Mark Rypien led Washington over Buffalo in Super Bowl XXVI has D.C. triumphed in a major professional sport. According to Bill Barnwell, only three cities are mired in more miserable active streaks. Sports Misery Index

Four undrafted free agents land in D.C.

The Wizards didn't own a pick in Thursday night's NBA draft, but the team reportedly has signed Villanova's Daniel Ochefu, Miami's Sheldon McClellan, Texas A&M's Danuel House and Arizona's Kaleb Tarczewski. The Washington Post

Wizards' final draft grade: C

The Wizards sent the No. 13 pick to the Suns as part of the Markieff Morris trade. "It was a reasonable swap given the relative quality of the draft," writes Chad Ford. Draft grades (Insider)

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NBA stars who won't be going for gold

In addition to LeBron James reportedly opting out of the summer games, eight of the league's biggest names have decided against competing in the 2016 Olympics in Rio.

The NBA draft's biggest fashion faux pas (0:55)
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Beal to be restricted free agent

Bradley Beal dealt with injuries last season. But teams should still be interested in the sharpshooter's talents this offseason. However, Washington is expected to offer him a max contract to keep him as John Wall's running mate. Top free-agency storylines

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Cavaliers overcome dubious history

Until Sunday night, only three teams had ever won Game 7 of the NBA Finals on the road, and it hadn't happened since 1978. The Cavs became the first to do so after trailing 3-1 in the series.

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Ten years of NBA one-and-done rule

The change in league policy followed episodes like the Wizards' selection of high schooler Kwame Brown with the first overall draft choice in 2001. Debate over the rule's merit still rages. One-and-done conundrum

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Wall is among NBA's top finishers ever

Scoop Jackson rates the smaller players in league history on their ability to get to the hoop with style. John Wall ranks fifth on Jackson's list, leaving opponents "crazy, sad and alone." The Undefeated: Best finishers

The NBA's best finishers (2:59)
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NBA players not going to Rio Olympics

Russell Westbrook joins the star-studded list of NBA players not playing in the 2016 Olympics. USA Basketball will announce its final 12-man roster in late June after the conclusion of the NBA Finals. The Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro run from Aug. 5-21.

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The Wizards will work out St. Bonaventure guard Marcus Posley next week, per league sources.

Wall: I'm very excited about Brooks coaching Wizards (1:41)
Wall willing to do whatever is takes to return stronger (0:55)
Metta World Peace once broke MJ's ribs in a pickup game (1:41)

Team Stats

Points Per Game104.19th
Rebounds Per Game41.826th
Assists Per Game24.55th
Points Allowed104.621st

Team History


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