Ed Oliver is a former College Basketball Player and a D.C sports Youtuber. He hosts a daily look inside the Washington Wizards and the NBA with the Locked on Wizards podcast, part of the Locked on Podcast Network #dcaboveall
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 139: Wizards Bracket...
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Jake Whitacre (@jakewhitacre) take us through the semifinal round of the best shooters in Bullets/Wizards history bracket and ponder the best way to use Kelly Oubre Jr. going forward.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/22/17 -- Grading Grunfel...
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Joe Yasharoff (@jyash) discuss Ernie Grunfeld's chances for Executive of the Year; Reveal of best shooters in Bullets/Wizards history bracket in conjunction with Bullets Forever; Trimble and the Terps
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/21/17 -- No Rebound In B...
The Wizards arrived in Boston having lost 3 of 4 games. After getting demolished on the boards and lacking the physicality of their fellow East contenders, make it 4 of 5. Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Frank Hanrahan (@jfrankhanrahan) recap the 110-102...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/20/17 -- Mike Prada Talk...
Making the playoffs is the goal, but then you have to play the games. Ben Standig and SBNation's Mike Prada examine the best 1st round matchup for the Wizards and another meeting with the Celtics.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/19/17 -- Zeller'd in Cha...
The Wizards' offense went cold while Cody Zeller couldn't miss, all leading to Washington's third loss in four games. Ben Standig recaps plus talks March Madness memories with Bradley Beal and Trey Burke.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/18/17 -- Word To The Mutha!
Fueled by another tight finish and a postgame Bell Biv DeVoe concert, Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Todd Dybas (@todd_dybas) recap the Wizards' 112-107 win over the Bulls.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/17/17 -- Mark Cuban; Sco...
Ben Standig went 1-on-1 with Dallas Mavericks owner and NBA headliner Mark Cuban on the league's future, innovation and the media. Plus Wizards coach Scott Brooks on the practice drill he hopes will turn Washington's defense and frown upside down.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/16/17 -- They Did It Again
The title could refer to another poor defensive effort by the Wizards or another loss to the sub-.500 Mavericks. Both angles work so Ben Standig and Todd Dybas discussed what didn't work in the 112-107 home loss.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/15/17 -- Welcome Home; M...
The Wizards are back in Chinatown for a two-game homestand starting Wednesday against Dallas. Quick thoughts from Ben Standig on the matchup and missing the routine.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/14/17 -- Gored By Wolves
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas reunite for the finale of the Wizards' 5-game road trip. They discussed Monday's loss in Minneapolis, the (mostly good) 4-1 road trip, practice vs. playing and the playoff chase.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- NCAA Tournament Preview --...
With the NCAA Tournament starting this week, Ben Standig goes 1-on-1 with Duke legend and ex-Wizard Christian Laettner (6:30); Mount St. Mary's head coach Jamion Christian on the Mountaineers wild ride to Selection Sunday (20:10); Villanova coach Jay W...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/13/17 -- Minutes, Shooti...
Should Scott Brooks consider giving John Wall a game off? Just how good is Bradley Beal's shooting? Is the bench improvement truly impactful? Ben Standig talks such things solo and with ESPN 980's Scott Jackson (20:50).
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/12/17 -- Blazing Another...
No. Way. The Wizards did it again. Another rally, another overtime, another thrilling win, another back-to-back sweep. Ben Standig on the 125-124 victory at Portland
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/11/16 -- Win Over Kings,...
The Wizards stage a remarkable rally behind Bradley Beal's 38 points and Jason Smith's magic for a 130-122 overtime win at Sacramento. Problem: The needed a comeback because they once again couldn't stop the opponent from scoring. Ben Standig with the ...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/10/17 -- Road Tripping W...
Ben Standig goes 1-on-1 with Tomas Satoransky as the Wizards rookie talks difference in road trips between NBA and Europe, favorite arenas and how many pants he packed. Plus Ben examines the bench rotation going forward.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/9/17 -- Kicking The Nuggets
Two games into the road trip, two wins for the Wizards. Ben Standig and Joe Glorioso recap Washington downing Denver thanks to a frontcourt revival and a its backcourt dynamos.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/8/17 -- Eclipsing The Suns
Wow. ... Wow. The Wizards and Suns played an unreal game with Washington's bench and starting backcourt eventually outlasting Phoenix's kids. Ben Standig tried his best at sorting out all the madness from the opener of the 5-game road swing
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/7/17 -- March Madness Be...
We take a break from talking all things Wizards for some college basketball thoughts as "Championship Week" is upon us. Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Patrick Stevens (@d1scource) on ACC, Big East, Cinderella's and names to watch.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/7/17 -- Brandon Jennings...
We're on point with the latest podcast. The newest member of the Wizards, Brandon Jennings, gives Ben Standig a scouting report on the opposing point guards on deck including Eric Bledsoe and Ricky Rubio. Plus Todd Dybas' thoughts on the 5-game trip.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/6/17 -- Hot Hand
Booyah for Bojan Bogdanovich, who sank 8 of 10 3-pointers including two in the final 66 seconds of the Wizards' comeback win over the Magic. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas recap the final game before a 5-game road trip.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/5/17 -- Road Trip Previe...
With the Wizards set for the first of two 5-game road trips, Ben Standig and Jazz radio voice David Locke preview the upcoming trip. Plus they discuss the rise and fall of Trey Burke.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/4/17 -- Bench Mobbed
The Wizards went from rolling in Toronto to fall pray to the Raptors bench at home. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas on Washington's loss and Brandon Jennings' return.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/3/17 -- Brooks vs. Wittman
The Wizards are rolling under Scott Brooks so Ben Standig and the Associated Press' Howard Fendrich compared this coach to the previous version, Randy Wittman.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/1/17 -- Here Comes Jenni...
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas examine the expected addition of point guard Brandon Jennings from the on-court fit with the Wizards to the potential locker room issues to who becomes the odd man out.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 3/1/17 -- Big Win, Big Ouc...
The Washington Wizards beat the Golden State Warriors. True story and one Ben Standig and Todd Dybas recap with thoughts on wild finish and Kevin Durant's injury. Plus Markieff Morris with the quote of the year and news on Brandon Jennings.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/27/17 -- Jennings Watch;...
Ben Standig updates Monday's headlines -- Wizards pursuing Brandon Jennings? Raptors' Kyle Lowry out until the playoffs? -- and previews Tuesday's matchup against Steph Curry, Kevin Durant and the Warriors with Todd Dybas.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/27/17 -- Fouled Up
Credit Rudy Gobert and the Jazz defense, blame the refs for the wide free throw margin, knock the Wizards for an uneven performance. Whatever the reason, Washington is now dealing with a losing streak and here comes Golden State. Ben Standig and Todd D...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/26/17 -- 'We need a bett...
Nerd alert: Ben Standig reveals a minute-by-minute plan for the Wizards to maximize their new wing depth and protect their spotty bench. Also candid post-practice comments from Wizards coach Scott Brooks on Kelly Oubre Jr. and Otto Porter.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/25/17 -- Slip Up; Schedu...
The #Wizards opened the postgame All-Star break with a thud in Philadelphia. Thoughts from Ben Standig on the 120-112 loss to thee 76ers plus an assessment of the challenging schedule going forward.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/24/17 -- Trade Deadline ...
The Wizards stood pat after the acquisition of Bojan Bogdanovic while other NBA teams made their moves. Ben Standig (@benstandig) wraps up the trade deadline with a little mailbag action.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/23/17 -- Booyah With Boj...
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas examine all aspects of the Wizards' trade deadline deal, from adding Bojan Bogdanovic to parting with Andrew Nicholson and 1st round pick to the new-look 2nd unit to what's next.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/23/17 -- Emergency Bojan...
The Wizards made a trade with Bojan Bogdanovic and Chirs McCullough coming in and Andrew Nicholson, Marcus Thornton and the 2017 1st rounder going out. Quick thoughts from Ben Standig before a deeper dive after Washington's practice.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/21/17 -- No Lou So What ...
The first of perhaps several emergency podcasts this week as Thursday's NBA trading deadline nears. Lou Williams, now traded to Houston, is no longer a target. Is Shabazz Muhammad? Ben Standig shares what he's learned.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/21/17 -- This Isn't the ...
Ben Standig and @bballbreakdown's Coach Nick talk X's and O's, including massive changes with Wizards coach Scott Brooks compared to his highly-scrutinized Thunder run. Also the guys discuss the good (Otto Porter!) and ugh (backup point guard) with the...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/20/17 -- It's All About ...
We can talk about potential trade targets or Otto Porter's contract all we want, but so much comes down to the salary cap. Pro Basketball Talk's Dan Feldman (@danfeldmannba) joins Ben Standig (@benstandig) for some Salary Cap 101. Plus what the Boogie ...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS: Marcin Gortat (Part 2); Main...
We finish up our 1-on-1 with the Wizards' center as Gortat talks more about Markieff Morris and an interesting reason for team chemistry. Plus Ben Standig (@benstandig) gives his No. 1 reason why Washington is rolling.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/19/17 -- Elena Delle Don...
Late night podcasting can be dangerous, but the risk was worth the reward because The Vertical's #NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski discussed the trade deadline with specific options and cost for the #Wizards. Plus Ben Standig's 1-on-1 with new #Mystics...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/18/17 -- When Did You St...
Ben Standig catches up with ESPN 980's Scott Jackson on all things Wizards including pre-All Star break highlights and upcoming challenges.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/17/17 -- Cavs, Raps, Wiz...
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas reunite for some Eastern Conference race talk. With Kevin Love sidelined and Serge Ibaka in Toronto, what's the plan for the Wizards?
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/16/17 -- Exclusive With ...
For our 100th LOW podcast, we go 1-on-1 with Marcin Gortat, who wanted Ben Standig to dig up tweets from 2015. Why? Because it was time to stand up for his teammate and wingman, Markieff Morris. Following part 1 of our interview with the Wizards' star...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/15/17 -- ESPN's Cassidy ...
Time for some national perspective on the Wizards and NBA talk with the cooler than cool Cassidy Hubbarth (@CassidyHubbarth). Ben Standig (@benstandig) and the ESPN host discussed John Wall, the Michael Jordan era's, Kevin Durant and Friday's Celebrit...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/15/17 -- Trade Talk With...
You sweet on Lou Williams or prefer another trade target? Ben Standig (@benstandig) and the Washington Post's Jerry Brewer (@jerrybrewer) discuss options for the surging Wizards.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/14/17 -- Fuss With Russ
Russell Westbrook never sniffed a triple-double and the Wizards defense deserves credit. Washington is now and East best 17-5 since Jan. 1 and Scott Brooks deserves credit. Part 1 of Ben Standig's discussion with Jerry Brewer from the Washington Post.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/12/17 -- Thunder Preview...
How will Russell Westbrook and OKC respond Monday in Chinatown after its emotional reunion with Kevin Durant? How do the Wizards handle MVP candidate? Plus Ben Standig asks Marcin Gortat to offer Valentine's Day advice for the Locked on Wizards listene...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/11/17 -- Morris Sets The...
Maybe it's better to be lucky than good, but Markieff Morris and the Washington Wizards are both right now. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas on the 112-107 win over the Pacers, the latest rotation switches and trade concepts.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/10/17 -- Biting Into Tra...
There's time for trade talk before the NBA's Feb. 23 deadline, but why wait. Ben Standig examines the Wizards' needs and specific ideas discussed during a mock trade deadline podcast via Dunc'd On Basketball.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/9/17 -- Trap (Barely) Av...
No style points for the Wizards in Brooklyn, but they scored enough points to outlast the Nets in overtime. Ben Standig on the result, Washington's hustler and Ian Mahinmi's first game since November.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/8/17 -- Instant Classic,...
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and ESPN 980's Kevin Sheehan (@kevins980) take a look back at Monday's unreal Cavs-Wizards battle and glance forward toward the season-long possibilities.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/7/17 -- Respect And Pain
Game of the Year? No doubt. Tough loss? No doubt. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas can't believe what they just saw, but do their best to explain everything surrounding the Wizards' overtime loss against the Cavaliers.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/6/17 -- Cavs Preview
Ben Standig and Kyle Weidie look at Monday's big game from matchups to key stats to who defends LeBron James.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/5/17 -- 17 And LeBron
Let the hype begin! Ben Standig and Todd Dybas recap the Wizards' 17th straight home, a shutout finish against the Pelicans and start the talk for Monday's epic matchup against the Cavaliers.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/4/17 -- Mailbag: What A...
From trade deadline talk to picking John Wall or Bradley Beal to the secret to the Wizards' surge, Ben Standig answers your questions.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/3/17 -- Closing Time
The Wall-Star. The pro-Lakers crowd. The bench concerns. Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Todd Dybas (@todd_dybas) breakdown the Wizards' 16th straight home win, John Wall's heroics and more.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/2/17 -- Where Are the 3'...
Remember how many complained the Wizards didn't take enough 3's under Randy Wittman? No they're attempting even fewer and no uproad. Ben Standig and Adam Rubin discuss perception vs. reality. Also, what happens when Ian Mahinmi returns?
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 2/1/17 -- Camaraderie Is King
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas recap the Wizards' 117-101 rout over the Knicks plus the good locker room vibes and how perceptions are not always reality.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/31/17 -- USA Today's Jef...
Is this Wizards surge believable? Should they make a splashy move before the NBA trade deadline? Those questions plus plenty of John Wall and Scott Brooks talk with Ben Standig (@benstandig), Washington Times' Todd Dybas (@todd_dybas) and USAT's NBA In...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/29/17 -- Streaking On Bo...
Marcin Gortat and the Wizards faced Anthony Davis and the Pelicans in their arena -- and owned the place. Ben Standig with the recap as Washington improved to 11-2 over its last 13 games.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/28/17 -- Hawks, Shmawks....
The Wizards didn't just win again, but destroyed the Hawks in Atlanta. Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Kyle Weidie (@truth_about_it) discuss John Wall's maturity, big nights from the frontcourt and big picture in the East.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/27/17 -- Wall Star
The NBA All-Star game reserves are out and Wizards guard John Wall is among them. Audio from the point guard and coach Scott Brooks plus Ben Standig's take following Thursday's practice and ahead of Friday's matchup at Atlanta.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/26/17 -- John Wall Is Go...
Before the All-Star reserves are announced Thursday, the podcast offered up some praise of John Wall plus other thoughts on the Wizards.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/25/17 -- Hit On Black
The Wizards lived up to the hype and then some with a dominant win over the Celtics. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas on another home triumph and Bradley Beal's scoring while trying their best to assess this massive turnaround.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/24/17 -- Hornets Stung
That's how you finish a road trip. Thoughts on the Wizards' 109-99 win at Charlotte ahead of Tuesday's anticipated rematch with the Celtics.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/23/17 -- D-League Team S...
The latest podcast includes a Wizards-Hornets preview ahead of Monday's meeting in Charlotte plus Ben Standig on rumblings that upcoming Developmental League expansion could occur by next season.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/21/17 -- Bad Twin
On the verge of a massive comeback and fifth straight win, the Wizards fell at the buzzer on Marcus Morris' buzzer-beating putback. Ben Standig (@benstandig) on what happened against the Pistons.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/21/17 -- Buying The All-...
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Kyle Weidie (@truth_about_it) ponder the All-Star starters (No Russell Westbrook?) and yet-to-be-named reserves like Joel Embiid...and John Wall. #Wizards
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/20/17 -- You Down With OP3?
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and ESPN blogger Kyle Weidie (@truth_about_it) discuss another Otto Porter 3-point barrage, John Wall's floor game, Missing Marcin and the Wizards win over the Knicks.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/19/17 -- Lucky 13
Otto Porter's career-best from 3-point range helped the #Wizards exact revenge over the #Grizzlies with yet another home victory. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas breakdown the latest from the Verizon Center.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/18/17 -- NBA Draft Talk;...
The Wizards look to extend their home win streak to a lucky 13 straight Wednesday against the Grizzlies. Ben Standig talks Memphis + 2017 NBA Draft with NBC Sports' Rob Dauster (8:40). Is DeMatha product Markelle Fultz the No. 1 pick? How great is thi...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/17/17 -- Blazing A Winni...
John Wall and Bradley Beal won the battle of the starry backcourt Monday and the Wizards won their 12th straight home game. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas talk Portland rout, more Tomas Satoransky and stats!
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/16/17 -- Oubre One-On-On...
Our latest stats review examines the surprising season-long trend in how the Wizards fare depending on how much John Wall and Bradley Beal shoot. Plus Ben Standig's solo interview with Kelly Oubre Jr. on his game, staying confident and his right hand g...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/15/17 -- The Process Can...
Another slow start, but no problem for the #Wizards with John Wall doing work with a banged up hand and all. Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Todd Dybas (@todd_dybas) talk the 11th straight home, Otto Porter for Nerlens Noel and defend the 76ers' "Process."
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/13/17 -- BONUS POD! Wall...
John Wall talks hand injuries and Scott Brooks on Andrew Nicholson's limited role and finding the best role for Trey Burke.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/13/17 -- One On One: J3 ...
Georgetown coach John Thompson spoke exclusively with Ben Standig (@benstandig) on the growth and play of former Hoyas star-turned Wizards forward Otto Porter. Plus talk on All-Star voting and 76ers-Wizards.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/12/17 -- Woes And Nose
The Wizards finished Wednesday's loss at the Celtics with a semi-predictable late game fade on the second game of a back-to-back. Yet the real stories involve a postgame tussle and John Wall dealing with new injuries.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/11/17 -- Slow Start + Bi...
With their roller coaster season encapsulated in one 48-minute game, the Wizards survived a brutal first half for a thrilling win over the Bulls. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas discuss as Washington climbs over the .500 mark.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/10/17 -- Oh, Oubre; Bull...
The latest from the Wizards practice ahead of Tuesday's home game against the Bulls including Scott Brooks and Bradley Beal on the recent rise for one Kelly Oubre Jr.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/9/17 -- 3-Part Praise; P...
The Wizards rallied for a needed road win at Milwaukee. Ben Standig on what he liked plus some thoughts on the state of Locked on Wizards.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/8/17 -- Time To Talk Ros...
As non-guaranteed contracts became locked or unloaded, Ben Standig, Todd Dybas (Washington Times) and Jerry Brewer (Washington Post) discuss potential tweaks for the Wizards roster.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/7/17 -- Wiz Over Wolves;...
Ben Standig, Todd Dybas (Washington Times) and Jerry Brewer (Washington Post) talk another home win for the Wizards, starry John Wall and would anyone consider dealing Andrew Wiggins for Otto Porter.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/6/17 -- Helpful Hawks?
Atlanta shipping Kyle Korver to Cleveland boosts the Cavs -- and all the teams behind the Hawks. Ben Standig explains why and talks TWolves-Wizards.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/5/17 -- Minutes Unmanaged?
The Wizards and their next opponent, the Minnesota Timberwolves, have something in common: Their starters play heavy minutes. Ben Standig (@benstandig) ponders the impact.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/4/17 -- Clumsy Texas Two...
Back-to-back games in the Lone Star state, back-to-back losses for the Wizards. Ben Standig rants on the 113-105 setback in Dallas.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/3/17 -- Problem In Houston
James Harden wasn't unreal, but the MVP candidate had plenty of help to overcome the Wizards strong start. Ben Standig recaps Wizards-Rockets and ponders a growing league-wide trend
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 1/1/17 -- Should Wizards B...
Happy New Year! Considering their strong close in 2016 and the suspect East, should the Wizards now look harder at making a big deal? Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Todd Dybas (@todd_dybas) ponder if such thinking is bold or foolish.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/31/16 -- Net Result: Wi...
Trey Burke went wild and John Wall did his thing as the Wizards closed 2016 by blasting the Nets and reaching .500. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas recap the victory and ponder where things stand entering 2017.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/30/16 -- Stats And Nets
Before previewing Friday's matchup with Brooklyn, Ben Standig dives into numbers during the #Wizards' winning stretch including impressive data on John Wall and Otto Porter.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/29/16 -- The 180 Degree...
Once upon a time the #Wizards had not shot if any of their starters missed time. Wednesday's win over the #Pacers shows just how far they've come. Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Todd Dybas (@todd_dybas) breakdown the latest including Bradley Beal's injury.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/28/16 -- Pacers Preview...
The Wizards could finish Wednesday night 6th in the East. True story and one that starts with beating the Pacers. Plus Ben Standig talks Villanova-Georgetown and NBA life with rookie Daniel Ochefu.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/27/16 -- Don't Sleep On...
The Wizards were in revenge mode against the Bucks with Otto Porter leading the way. With this version of the former Georgetown star, should Washington ever consider trading him for help? Ben Standig and Todd Dybas discuss.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/25/16 -- Mailbag!
How do the #Wizards bounce back after brutal loss at Milwaukee? What's the next big move? Boogie Cousins??? Ben Standig and Truth About It's Kyle Weidie answer your questions.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12-24-16 -- Buck'd; Most I...
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Kyle Weidie (@truth_about_it) react to the Wizards getting routed in Milwaukee, plus talk big picture involving Andrew Nicholson's addition and why the player they can least afford to lose now isn't John Wall.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/22/16 -- Bull-ish On Bench
The #Wizards blew into the Windy City and earned a 10-point win over the #Bulls thanks to a strong scoring game from the reserves. Ben Standig (@benstandig) on the latest impressive outing
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/21/16 -- Mahinjury
The #Wizards announce Ian Mahinmi will miss approximately six weeks following his latest knee treatment. Now what?
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/19/16 -- David Aldridge
NBA Insider David Aldridge (NBA.com, TNT) joins Ben Standig to talk about the #Wizards, including the "moronic" notion of trading John Wall.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/18/16 -- Beal Clips LA
Bradley Beal dazzles with another high-scoring performance as the #Wizards stun the Clippers. Ben Standig (@benstandig) goes one-on-one with the wing guard after Beal scored 41 points. Todd Dybas (@todd_dybas) joins the discussion about the third strai...
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/17/16 -- Driving Past P...
The Wizards are heating up and Ben Standig (@benstandig) talked about the latest victory. Plus thoughts from Bradley Beal on the win, Stan Van Gundy on Scott Brooks and a special announcement.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/16/16 -- Kevin Pelton; ...
ESPN basketball analyst Kevin Pelton shares his NBA surprise of the season -- Yes, it's about the Wizards. Plus Josh Robbins with the Orlando Sentinel and Ben Standig discuss Otto Porter and bold moves from the #Magic and #Wizards.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/15/16 -- Wizards Sting ...
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Todd Dybas (@todd_dybas) recap an impressive victory for the #Wizards. Thoughts on the physical effort against the Hornets, bench help, Markieff Morris' revelation and if a starting lineup change is coming.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/13/16 -- Grunfeld Era, ...
The saga concludes as Ben Standig (@benstandig) and The Vertical's Michael Lee (@mrmichaellee) wrap up their look at the Wizards under Ernie Grunfeld by discussing the pursuit of Kevin Durant, the 2016 roster choices (approx. 20:00) and much more.
LOCKED ON WIZARDS -- 12/12/16 -- Too Much Wall ...
The #Wizards defense melted down in Miami against Goran Dragic and the #Heat. Ben Standig (@benstandig) ponders how much John Wall and Bradley Beal's offense is too blame.