#The Washington Wizards

Lakers Rumors: Darren Collison & Derick Williams Among Attendees Of L.A.’s Free-Agent Mini-Camp

After weeks of pre-draft workouts, the Los Angeles Lakers are redirecting their attention to the looming start of this year’s free agency. The Lakers are facing a huge task in building a better roster after a humiliating 2021-22 season. And, the front office will have to do so with limited resources at their disposal, as L.A. still has three players signed to max contracts on the payroll.
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Kellan Grady, Davion Mintz sign NBA contracts

LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – College basketball players headed to the NBA of course want that moment of hearing their names called in the NBA draft, but it’s not the only way to make the league. A number of undrafted free agents have gone on to have successful careers, Fred VanVleet notably.

Bradley Beal re-signing with Wizards is not a forgone conclusion

Bradley Beal has a huge decision to make this summer. The three-time all-star is testing free agency for the first time in his NBA career. While many expect him to ultimately return to the Washington Wizards, the only team he has ever played for, it’s no forgone conclusion, according to Wizards insider Quinton Mayo.

What are the Washington Wizards Doing?

The day after the NBA Draft should be one full of hope for struggling and mediocre teams—but that was not the case for Washington Wizards fans as the sun rose on Friday, June 24th. Another season of underwhelming results has bled into another draft with underwhelming results. With the...
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SB Nation Reacts: Johnny Davis on the Washington Wizards edition

Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across the NCAA. Each week we ask questions of the most plugged-in Wisconsin Badgers fans and fans across the country. As you may have heard, on Thursday night former Wisconsin Badgers wing Johnny Davis was picked by the Washington Wizards in the NBA Draft. It was the first time a UW player had been drafted since 2015 (Sam Dekker and Frank Kaminsky) and the first player drafted in the Greg Gard era.

Kellan Grady joining Denver Nuggets

The NBA journey has truly begun for Kellan Grady. Following the conclusion of the 2022 NBA Draft, Grady has agreed to an Exhibit 10 contract with the Denver Nuggets, according to Kyle Tucker, and Grady’s agency, Lift Sports Management. Currently, Denver has two former Kentucky Wildcats in Jamal Murray...
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NBA odds: Lines on Bradley Beal's next team, from Lakers to Celtics

Bradley Beal has informed the Washington Wizards that he will decline his $36M player option for the 2022 season and enter unrestricted free agency this summer. Expectedly, this news has NBA fans and bettors pondering which team the deep-shooting, three-time All-Star will wind up on next. The 6-foot-4 sharpshooter averaged...

Draft Analysis: Wizards pick Johnny Davis at #10, Yannick Nzosa at #54

The NBA draft came to a close yesterday, with surprise picks like Paolo Banchero going #1 overall to the Orlando Magic and Keegan Murray being selected at #4 instead of Purdue’s Jaden Ivey. The Washington Wizards had two picks in the draft, at #10 and #54. There was talk that Washington would be involving its pick in trade negotiations, but they ended up selecting at #10, picking up Johnny Davis, a 6’5” combo guard out of Wisconsin.

UK’s Mintz signs free agent deal with Wizards

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky guard Davion Mintz has signed a free agent deal with the Washington Wizards, his agents announced on Friday. Mintz signed an Exhibit 10 contract with the team, guaranteeing the player a one-year, minimum salary contract. Mintz’s contract counts towards Washington’s 20-man offseason roster limit but doesn’t count againt the team’s salary cap unless he makes the regular season roster.

Ira Winderman: NBA free-agency period more about trade season for Heat

The most pressing question when it comes to Friday’s start of NBA free agency is . . . why? Arguably, with scant few exceptions, this year there is no there there. Yes, Bradley Beal will at least create the impression that he will explore options. Then he will re-sign with the Washington Wizards. All signs point in that direction. Yes, Deandre Ayton is the rare restricted free agent who could ...

Kellan Grady signs with Nuggets

Former Kentucky guard Kellan Grady has signed with the Denver Nuggets as an undrafted free agent. Grady joins Davion Mintz, who signed with the Washington Wizards, in inking an Exhibit 10 deal, which is a 1-year, minimum salary deal that doesn't count against the team's salary cap unless that player makes the regular season roster. Grady will play for the Nuggets in the NBA Summer League and try to earn an invitation to the team's training camp in the fall prior to next season.

Russell Westbrook claps back at Skip Bayless after name-calling

Russell Westbrook of the Los Angeles Lakers put FOX Sports personality Skip Bayless on blast for calling him “Westbrick” on Twitter. The Los Angeles Lakers initially did not have a selection in the 2022 NBA Draft, but that all changed after they made a trade with the Orlando Magic to secure the 35th-overall pick. With it, the Lakers selected Michigan State guard Max Christie.