Wizards Insider: JaVale McGee

Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 02/15/2014

Wizards’ John Wall on dunking: “I’m more of a dunk contest person”

John Wall explains why he isn’t an “in-game-dunker” and how JaVale McGee got robbed in 2011.

By Michael Lee  |  04:32 PM ET, 02/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  All-Star Weekend, Blake Griffin, JaVale McGee, John Wall, LeBron James, NBA, NBA Slam Dunk Contest

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 02/23/2013

JaVale McGee downplays return to Washington

Playing his first game in Washington since being traded to Denver, JaVale McGee had no interest in reflecting on his time as a Wizard.

By Michael Lee  |  02:11 PM ET, 02/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  JaVale McGee

Posted at 06:48 PM ET, 02/22/2013

Wizards vs Nuggets: Game 53 Discussion Thread

Wizards will try to bounce back from two-game losing skid against JaVale McGee and Denver.

By Michael Lee  |  06:48 PM ET, 02/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  JaVale McGee, Jordan Crawford, Nene

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 01/18/2013

Nuggets' George Karl on JaVale McGee: 'I just want him to be more Tim Duncan-like'

Former Wizard JaVale McGee has maintained his reputation as a walking highlight real in Denver but he also flusters his new team with an inability to balance those gifts with consistency.

By Michael Lee  |  04:06 PM ET, 01/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  JaVale McGee

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 03/01/2012

Wizards’ JaVale McGee frustrated with benching, losing

JaVale McGee doesn’t understand why Coach Randy Wittman benched him the past two games, but said he’ll have a “positive mindset” the rest of the season.

By Michael Lee  |  10:26 AM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  JaVale McGee

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 02/20/2012

John Wall to participate in Skills Challenge

JaVale McGee wasn’t invited, but the Wizards will have some representation all-star Saturday night as John Wall is set to return to Skills Challenge in Orlando.

By Michael Lee  |  03:29 PM ET, 02/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  JaVale McGee

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 02/16/2012

Wizards’ JaVale McGee out of slam dunk contest [UPDATED]

JaVale McGee, the runner-up in last year’s slam dunk contest, will not participate in Feb. 25 event.

By Michael Lee  |  02:00 PM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  JaVale McGee

Posted at 02:42 PM ET, 02/09/2012

JaVale McGee fighting through ‘dog days’

After having a decent run near the end of last month, JaVale McGee has struggled in the first five games of February.

By Michael Lee  |  02:42 PM ET, 02/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 02/03/2012

JaVale McGee says ‘it’s possible’ that he’ll compete in slam dunk competition

JaVale McGee said on Friday that he might be open to competing in the slam dunk contest again. “It’s possible,” he said.

By Michael Lee  |  03:14 PM ET, 02/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washington wizards, javale mcgee

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 01/30/2012

JaVale McGee joins Gheorghe Muresan on Wizards’ franchise list

After recording 22 points, 10 rebounds and five blocks in win over Charlotte, JaVale McGee becomes first player since Gheorghe Muresan with multiple 20-10-5 games in same month.

By Michael Lee  |  07:00 AM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards Insider | Tags:  JaVale McGee, Washington Wizards