Mavericks 94, Wizards 93...
Mavericks-Wizards, Box 2010-01...
Mavericks G Howard sits out wi...
NBA Roundup: Friday's action...
NBA roundup: Wednesday's actio...
Rondo has triple-double as Cel...
Pacers-Magic Preview...
ROSTER REPORT 2010-01-20...
NOTES, QUOTES 2010-01-20...
GETTING INSIDE 2010-01-20...
Darmowe og?oszenia kredyty po?...
Og?oszenia finansowe darmowe -...
Dg?oszenia po?yczki prywatne p...
Kiedy najkorzystniej zaopatr...
Szybkie po?yczki gotówkowe - p...
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
 
 
Add to Google
Add to My Yahoo!
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Add to Windows Live
News » Washington Wizards Getting Inside 2009-11-09


Washington Wizards Getting Inside 2009-11-09


Washington Wizards Getting Inside 2009-11-09All of his career, Wizards guard Mike James says he's had excellent communication with his coaches.

Until now.

James, a guard in the last year of his contract, started 50 games last season for the Wizards. However, this season he has appeared in just one, a blowout loss to Indianapolis.

"Even when he (coach Flip Saunders) came in, I'm pretty sure he spoke to certain players about what their role would be," James, making more than $6 million this season, said. "I haven't spoken to him twice. He hasn't said anything to me and it is clear that I wasn't in his plans from the beginning. I am at the point where I feel that it wouldn't have mattered what kind of condition I came into camp this season; I wasn't going to play.

"I don't think it's fair, no, not at all," James continued. "But I'm not the coach and I don't make the decisions. My problem, though, is that there is no conversation, no communication at all. Look at my record. I have never had as many DNP's (did not play) next to my name. At least since my rookie season. I'm a double-figures scorer, man. For my whole career. I have never been in a situation like this. Never."

In eight seasons since joining Miami as an undrafted rookie, James has averaged 10.5 points. He has started 263 for his career."

SUNS 102, WIZARDS 90: Phoenix's Steve Nash had 11 points, and his 17 assists were two more than the Wizards entire team posted as Washington dropped its fourth game in a row.

The Wizards, expected to have a formidable offense this season under new coach Flip Saunders, have failed to score more than 90 in their last four games. Gilbert Arenas and Andray Blatche both scored 20 in a losing effort.

Nash was one of four Phoenix players to finish with a double-double.


Play Basketball Hot Streak and win prizes!

Author: Fox Sports
Author's Website: http://www.foxsports.com
Added: November 9, 2009

 

 
Copyright © Wizardsdaily.com, Inc. All rights reserved 2018.