Amber Nichols is the NBA G League's second female general manager after the Washington Wizards promoted her to that job with the Capital City Go-Go on Friday.
Six Wizards players tested positive for COVID-19 and three more are in the NBA's health and safety protocols.
The Suns have had their game Wednesday against Atlanta postponed due to contact tracing with Phoenix players. Friday games between the Wizards and Detroit Pistons and Warriors and Suns also have been postponed.
The Wizards are dealing with multiple players in COVID-19 contact tracing, a source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, causing Wednesday's game against the Jazz to be postponed.
— Bradley Beal scored 34 points and the Washington Wizards snapped their three-game losing streak and won at home for the first time this season, beating the Phoenix Suns 128-107 over the Phoenix Suns on Monday night.
Wizards guard Russell Westbrook is expected to miss his team's next week of games with a left quadriceps injury.
As COVID-19 continues to impact teams around the league, Brian Windhorst, Royce Young and Tim Bontemps discuss how the NBA will move forward. Plus, the crew also dives into Russell Westbrook's rough start in Washington and LaMelo Ball's ceiling.
Wizards center Thomas Bryant has a partially torn ACL in his left knee, with a source telling ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski that Bryant will miss the rest of the season.
— Tyler Herro scored a career-high 31 points and Jimmy Butler nearly had a triple-double with 26 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists as the Miami Heat beat the short-handed Washington Wizards 128-124 on Saturday night.
Nine of the Celtics' 17 players were listed on the latest injury report -- most due to health and safety protocols. The Wizards' Bradley Beal, who played against the Celtics on Friday, is also in the protocol.
— Jayson Tatum had 32 points, Jaylen Brown had 27 points and 13 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics held off Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards 116-107 Friday night for their fourth straight win.
Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon discuss the storming of the Capitol Building and the reaction across the NBA. Plus, they discuss the Lindor trade in the MLB.
Jalen & Jacoby discuss the turmoil in D.C., the Knicks' solid start, the Celtics' game-winner, keys to Ravens-Titans, Bradley Beal’s 60-piece and dancing robots. Plus, the Michigan Wolverines are undefeated!!!
J&J: The guys discuss the violent takeover of the Capitol building during the certification of the Electoral College
This is the Jalen & Jacoby podcast-exclusive hour, coming to you every Tuesday and Thursday. The guys lead off the show discussing the violent takeover of the Capitol building during the certification of the Electoral College, what else Jalen was dealing with at the same time, treatment of the mob by police and athletes using their leverage to push for change. Later, they get into the Knicks’ 5-3 start, the Heat taking it too far with the Miami Vice uniforms, Bradley Beal scoring 60 in a loss, Ravens-Titans, if Gordon Hayward is back and Jalen campaigning for the key to the city of Detroit.
Pablo, Katie and Israel discuss the NBA’s reaction to the events in Washington yesterday and Bradley Beal’s performance.
Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal scored a career-best 60 points Wednesday night, but he said "throw it right out the window" because it came in a 141-136 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers.
Many throughout the sports world have been left trying to process the events of the past 24 hours, beginning with a prosecutor's ruling in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and culminating with a mob of Donald Trump supporters storming the U.S. Capitol.
Points Per Game120.51st
Rebounds Per Game42.826th
Assists Per Game27.33rd