#WashingtonWizards

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Nate Bjorkgren earlier worked as NBA assistant with Toronto Raptors. (Photo Credit: nba.com)

  • Nate Bjorkgren dismissed as Indiana Pacer’s head coach
  • Nate Bjorkgren had signed a three-year contract with Pacers in 2020
  • Earlier, he worked under Nick Nurse as NBA assistant

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Russell Westbrook scored 21 rebounds and 14 assists on Monday. (Photo credit: Instagram/@washwizards)

  • With the win, the Washington Wizards have kept a slim chance alive for a further comeback in the upcoming games
  • After a sudden injury to 76ers Centre Joel Embiid in the first quarter, the Wizards made a strong comeback
  • Bradley Beal, Rui Hachimura and Russell Westbrook played the offensive roles, leading Wizards to victory

Philadelphia 76ers Centre Joel Embiid scored a total of 36 points for the side. (Photo credit: Twitter/@NBA)

  • Philadelphia 76ers defeated opponents Washington Wizards by a 132-103 score
  • 76ers Centre Joel Embiid produced a stellar display, scoring 36 points with eight rebounds and two assists
  • Washington Wizards tried a comeback in the second quarter, but did not succeed, with all four quarters going to the 76ers

.Philadelphia, PA, USA
Russell Westbrook in action in a file photo. (Photo Credits: AFP/File)

  • The unnamed fan triggered uproar on Wednesday after showering injured Washington ace Westbrook with popcorn
  • An angry Westbrook needed to be restrained by security
  • A furious Westbrook on Wednesday called on the NBA and venue managers to crack down on unruly fans

.Philadelphia, PA, USA
Philadelphia 76ers won the match by a 120-95 score. (Photo credit: Twitter/@sixers)

  • With their win on Wednesday evening, Philadelphia 76ers took a 2-0 lead over Washington Wizards
  • Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid each scored 22 points for the 76ers
  • Game three between the two sides is scheduled to take place on Saturday in Washington

Philadelphia 76ers won Sunday's game against Washington Wizards, (Photo Credit: Twitter/ sixers)

  • Harris delivered a 28-point first half display to get the Sixers off to a flying start
  • Ben Simmons was restricted to just six points but hauled down 15 rebounds
  • Just one point separated the teams at half-time

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Russell Westbrook starred for the Wizards, scoring 18 points, eight rebounds and 15 assists. (Photo credit: Instagram/@washwizards)

  • Shooting guard Bradley Beal  played a crucial role for the Wizards, with the shooting guard scoring 25 points within 28 minutes
  • Russell Westbrook, who had a notable contribution in the game, had earlier been chosen Eastern Conference Player of the Month
  • Losing from a big 28 point margin, this will be the first time for Indiana Pacers to lose out on playoffs since 2015

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The Wizards finished eighth in the Eastern Conference. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@WashWizards)

  • The Washington Wizards rallied to beat the Charlotte Hornets 115-110 on Sunday
  • Wizards set up an NBA play-in tournament clash with the Boston Celtics
  • Washington's Russell Westbrook closed out the regular season with another triple-double

.New York, NY, USA
Russell Westbrook wrote his way into NBA history on Monday, bagging the 182nd triple-double of his career to break Oscar Robertson's record. (Photo credit: Twitter/@NBA)

  • Washington Wizards star Russell Westbrook sealed his record-breaking triple with 8min 33sec
  • It was Westbrook's 36th triple of a season in which he is already assured of averaging a triple-double per game
  • Russell Westbrook has averaged a triple-double per game in four of the last five seasons

.Indianapolis, IN, USA
Russell Westbrook is a nine-time NBA All star.(Photo credit: Twitter/ @NBA)

  • Russell Westbrook notched the 181st triple-double of his career on Saturday
  • With the feat, he tied with Oscar Robertson for the most triple-double in NBA's history
  • Westbrook finished with 33 points, 19 rebounds and 15 assists in the Saturday game