2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
34-38, 3rd in Southeast
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Sources: Lakers agree to Westbrook blockbuster

The Lakers have agreed to a deal with the Wizards to acquire Russell Westbrook in exchange for Kyle Kuzma, Montrezl Harrell, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and the No. 22 pick Thursday night, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Isaiah Todd's NBA draft profile (0:17)
Stephen A. Smith reacts to Westbrook to Lakers (2:28)
Corey Kispert is the perfect shooter (1:07)
Lakers, Wizards trying to finalize deal involving Westbrook (1:17)
Why the Warriors have the best chance at landing Beal (1:09)
Russ over CP3 for the Lakers? Perk states his case (2:24)
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13dAdrian Wojnarowski

Unseld Jr. returns to Wizards as head coach

The Wizards have hired Wes Unseld Jr. as the team's new head coach. The sides agreed to a four-year deal, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Popovich feels awful for Beal (0:31)
Could Anthony Edwards replace Bradley Beal on Team USA? (0:58)
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15dBrian Windhorst

Beal out of Tokyo Games; U.S.-Australia canceled

Bradley Beal will miss the Olympics because of the health and safety protocol, and Jerami Grant was placed in the protocol out of caution. USA Basketball also announced that Friday's men's basketball game against Australia in Las Vegas has been canceled.

Adrian Wojnarowski Senior NBA Insider 

USA Basketball is working to replace guard Bradley Beal on the team's Olympic roster ahead of trip to Japan, sources tell ESPN. Beal entered into health and safety protocols.

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16dBrian Windhorst

Team USA's Beal enters protocol, sources say

Wizards guard Bradley Beal has entered the health and safety protocols at Team USA camp, sources told ESPN, confirming a report by The Athletic. He is expected to have more clarity on his status by Thursday, sources said.

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Sources: Unseld, Ham front-runners for Wizards

Nuggets assistant coach Wes Unseld Jr. and Bucks assistant coach Darvin Ham are the front-runners in the Wizards' coaching search, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, while Bucks assistant Charles Lee also has emerged as a finalist.

Adrian Wojnarowski Senior NBA Insider 

Nuggets assistant Wes Unseld Jr. and Bucks assistant Darvin Ham are the frontrunners in the Washington Wizards' coaching search, sources tell ESPN. Bucks assistant Charles Lee has also emerged as a finalist.

Beal: Team USA 'moving in the right direction' after win vs. Argentina (1:38)
Meet the U.S. Olympic men's basketball team (1:41)

Adrian Wojnarowski Senior NBA Insider 

Former Wizards coach Scott Brooks is finalizing a deal with Portland to become Chauncey Billups' top assistant coach, sources tell ESPN. That's a significant addition for Billups as he builds his new staff.

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37dBrian Windhorst

Team USA roster set; Harden pulls out with injury

USA Basketball finalized its star-laden roster for the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday, while Nets guard James Harden had to withdraw due to a hamstring injury, USA Basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo told ESPN.

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Sources: Booker joins Beal, Lillard on Team USA

Suns All-Star guard Devin Booker has committed to join the 12-man Team USA roster for the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, sources told ESPN. He will join a roster that also includes Bradley Beal and Damian Lillard.

Team Stats

Points Per Game116.63rd
Rebounds Per Game45.28th
Assists Per Game25.513th
Points Allowed120.230th

Team History