HoopsHype Washington Wizards Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 21, 2014 | 09:11 PM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Eric Pincus

Added John Lucas III - non-guaranteed $1.2 millino contract to @BBallInsiders Washington Wizards Team Salary basketballinsiders.com/washington-wiz…

Sam Amico

Twentieth in my 30 Teams in 30 Days NBA preview @FOXSports: With a little step-up on D, Wizards could go places. foxs.pt/1wn2sz7

Ira Winderman

Also looks like Shawne Williams will start opening night, next Wednesday vs. Wizards, if McRoberts isn't back, and even then, possibly so.

Jorge Castillo

Paul Pierce (bruised knee) is making the trip to New York. He didn’t make the trip to Baltimore last night. #Wizards

Kendall Marshall

I'm feelin the Wiz new alternates

Sean Deveney

Otto Porter of the @Washington Wizards has scored 82 points in the preseason. That's more than he scored all last season.

Michael Scotto

Washington Wizards unveil a new alternate jersey for this season. PHOTO: http://t.co/lxQFaezyus

Adi Joseph

The Wizards announce they have signed John Lucas III, which could pay off if Andre Miller's minutes are limited. http://t.co/AN7qlNALxE

Jorge Castillo

#Wizards have announced John Lucas signing.

Emiliano Carchia

Wizards expected to waive Xavier Silas, Damion James and Rasual Butler sportando.com/en/usa/nba/138…

Jorge Castillo

#Wizards will wear alternate uniforms 13 times. They’ll also wear standard red road jerseys at home Nov. 21 vs. Cavs and Apr. 3 vs. Knicks.

Jorge Castillo

#Wizards announce they will wear alternate blue unis every Weds road game and at home Dec 3 vs. Lakers and March 25 vs. Pacers.

Carla Peay

#Wizards fall to #Pelicans, but Otto and the rest of the reserve squad are doin work. pressboxdc.com/2014/10/21/ott…

Jody Genessy

John Lucas III, signed to a nonguaranteed deal by the Wizards per @J. Michael Falgoust, has been on 13.3 percent of NBA rosters since July.

Marc Stein

Link to ESPN latest on Wizards' backcourt and forthcoming signing of John Lucas III - espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id…

Jorge Castillo

Confirming that the #Wizards are signing guard John Lucas III.

Kurt Helin

Report: Wizards close to signing John Lucas III dlvr.it/7Gp4vn

Marc Stein

ESPN sources say Wizards on the verge of signing veteran guard John Lucas to bolster backcourt depth after early injury to Bradley Beal

Iñako Diaz-Guerra

VÍDEO | Susto de Anthony Davis: tiene un esguince en la muñeca derecha. Sus Pelicans ganaron a los Wizards (84-88) baloncesto.as.com/videos/2014/10…

John Reid

Pelicans close out with 88-84 victory against Wizards, but struggled in fourth quarter.

Nakia Hogan

IT'S FINALLY OVER. Pelicans 88, Wizards 84. Pels starters were great. Reserves horrible.

John Reid

Pelicans' backups struggling in fourth quarter to close out game. Wizards have outscored Pels 36-18 in quarter.

Jorge Castillo

On Xavier Silas, his father, and their paths to professional basketball: wapo.st/1vECf0X #Wizards

Jorge Castillo

Once down 24 points, the #Wizards have cut the Pelicans lead to 7 w/49 secs left.

Nakia Hogan

At end of 3Q: Pelicans 69, Wizards 48

Bernie Lee

There is a fan sitting by the commentators for this Wiz game giving the best play by play EVER... Like EVER

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans are leading Wizards 60-38 with 5:49 left in 3Q.

Mike Wise

Pelicans devouring Wizards at outset of the third quarter, 53-29, in Baltimore. Looking for big second half from Andre Miller.

John Reid

Can't be overlooked that the Wizards don't have most of their top players playing tonight - John Wall, Paul Pierce.

Sean Kelley

Wizards without Wall, Beal, and Webster having obvious scoring issues. 14 in the 1st. 15 in the 2nd. #Pelicans

Nakia Hogan

Halftime: Pels 49, Wizards 28. In first half Pels got to see how a variety of lineup work. Impressed with Evans at SF & the big front court

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans leading Wizards 45-23 with 2:05 left in 2Q.

Chris Miller

Pelicans have more paint points (30) than Wizards have total points (21). #WizardsTalk

John Reid

Pelicans leading Wizards 41-21 with 4:46 left before halftime.

Mike Prada

Hilarious in a sad way how terrible the Wizards’ offense is without Wall, Beal and Pierce. Pelicans are zoning and WAS is powerless.

Carla Peay

A nice ovation for Wes Unseld at the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore. #Wizards-#Pelicans. #NBA.

John Reid

Two minutes into the second quarter, Pelicans leading Wizards, 30-16.Pelicans showing firepower for third consecutive game.

Mike Prada

The Wizards trying to score on Anthony Davis tonight. giphy.com/gifs/mIvrv5Qe0…

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans shot 56% in 1Q and held Wizards to 26%. Monty has to be pleased.

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans looked really good in 1Q. Lead Wizards 28-14. Wizards are playing w/o B.Beal, P. Pierce, J. Wall.

John Reid

Pelicans' offense clicking early against Wizards. They are shooting 59 percent from the field and hold a 28-12 lead in 1Q.

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans lead Wizards 15-10 with 5:46 to play in 1Q.

Sean Kelley

Wizards starting Miller, Temple, Porter, Nene, and Gortat. @New Orleans Pelicans will have to measure themselves vs the film tonight.

Jorge Castillo

#Wizards starting lineup: Miller, Temple, Porter, Nene, Gortat. #Pelicans: Holiday, Gordon, Evans, Davis, Asik.

Jorge Castillo

John Wall is out tonight. Wittman said some tendinitis flared up in Wall’s left knee, but he expects him to practice tmrw. #Wizards

Chris Miller

What are your realistic expectations of the @Washington Wizards this season? And why. Join the conversation @CSNWizards @CSNMA #WizardsTalk

John Reid

Tonight against Wizards, the Pelicans will have their full contingent of players available to play for the first time in preseason