Jake Whitacre

  • joined Mar 30, 2008
  • last login Aug 29, 2014
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Arenas praises Wizards, Wall on Instagram


After a less than ideal ending to his time in Washington, it looks like Gilbert Arenas is ready to move on and focus on the good times he had as a Washington Wizard.

Steve Buckhantz has joined Twitter


If you've been holding out on joining Twitter, you're out of excuses now.

Hey Porter, Hey Porter: Otto is back at practice


After a lengthy recovery from a hip injury, Otto Porter participated in Monday's practice, along with Trevor Ariza and Chris Singleton.


Watch the Wizards make a team record 18 threes

The Wizards notched their first win of the season thanks to the best three-point shooting performance in the team's history.

Q&A: 'Bernie and Ernie' director talks to BF


The director of the The Fab Five is back with a new documentary focusing on the relationship between college teammates Ernie Grunfeld and Bernard King. We caught up with him before tonight's airing.

Exposing Bradley Beal's RECKLESS hat claims

As the Cardinals get ready for the World Series, St. Louis native Bradley Beal is making sure everyone knows who he is rooting for on the diamond. But did he exaggerate his claim about only showing...

Imagining John Wall's 'Playoff' shoes

John Wall won't have any problems trying to remember his goal for the season when he takes a look at his shoes.

There'll be a 30 for 30 on EG and Bernard King

The documentary won't shed any light into the inner-workings of the Wizards' front office, but how Grunfeld got involved with this film is pretty interesting.

Creating nickname jerseys for each Wizard

If the rumors are true, nickname jerseys could be coming to the NBA this season, which means the Wizards need to be prepared. Here are some suggestions on what each player could wear.

Gilbert Arenas made a shirt to mock Nick Young


Want to see something to remind you of the glory days of 2008? This should do the trick.

What if ... JaVale never stopped running


It's time for a deep exploration into what could have happened if JaVale McGee hadn't stopped running the wrong way on one fateful possession in February 2012.

Here's Jay Z partying in Baltimore wearing a Bullets hat


It's been a bad week to be a fan of rivalries from 2008. First, DeShawn Stevenson basically begged LeBron for a job and now we've got Jay Z, who wrote a diss song about DeShawn Stevenson rockin' a Bullets hat. I guess all those Cleveland fans were right: It wasn't a rivalry. RELATED: Congrats on all those championships, Cleveland!

Vesely making shots from way out Jan-der


Jan Vesely just posted this video of one of his daily workouts. Prepare to get really excited when you see him drain several threes in a row.

Wizards to face Pelicans in Kentucky (a.k.a. John Wall vs. Anthony Davis at Rupp Arena)


BF pool update and open thread


Find out who is one win away from getting a Bradley Beal shirsey.

Wizards get goofy at Easter Egg roll

Several of the Wizards top players made an appearance at the White House's annual Easter Egg Roll. As you'd expect goofy Twitter pictures ensued.

Picking the perfect song for each Wizard to sing


After seeing Martell Webster and Garrett Temple's rendition of the National Anthem, we ask what songs the rest of the Wizards should sing.

Previewing D.C.'s last chance to beat Detroit


The Wizards look to keep their winning streak alive as they face the Pistons, who have had their number this year.

Gimme some Raptor previews!


The Wizards got off to a bad start to the second half of the season against Toronto last week. Can they rebound and get the win in Toronto?

Previewing McGee's return to D.C.


After a rocky end to his time in Washington, JaVale McGee returns to the Verizon Center with the steadily-improving Nuggets.

Jordan Crawford's greatest hits

Jordan Crawford's time in Washington didn't end on the best note, but there's still plenty of good memories. Here's our look back at some of his finest moments.

Midseason grades: Can Vesely turn it around?

Jan Vesely hasn't shown much improvement from a rough rookie season. Can John Wall's return unlock his potential?

Midseason grades: Price, the unexpected starter

Now that John Wall is healthy, can A.J. Price be the backup point guard the Wizards are hoping he would be?

Midseason grades: Bradley Beal, picking his spots

After a rough start to the season, Bradley Beal really turned things up in January and February. Which Beal should we expect to see after the All-Star break?

Meet the new-look Pistons

The Wizards aren't team playing better thanks to improved point guard play. Get to know more about Jose Calderon and the Pistons.

Return of the Blatche (again)

After a double-overtime loss last month, the Wizards look to get revenge tonight against the Nets.

The statistical impact of Wall's return

Clearly, Wall has made the Wizards better since his return, but you might be surprised where and how Wall has helped the Wizards the most.

John Wall gives teammates new gear

Wall used his endorsements to hook his teammates up with new phones and headphones. But how should his teammates return the favor? We have a few ideas.

Meet the Kings

The Wizards look for their third straight win as they face the Sacramento Kings at Verizon Center. Is this the last time they will play the Wizards as the "Sacramento" Kings?

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