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NBA: Charlotte 98, Washington 85

Al Jefferson donated 26 points and 10 rebounds and the Charlotte Bobcats pulled away in the fourth quarter for a 98-85 win over the Washington Wizards.

NBA: Washington 116, Philadelphia 102

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 6 (UPI) -- John Wall made five of Washington's 18 3-pointers Wednesday in leading the Wizards to their first win of the season, 116-102 over Philadelphia.
Wizards use amnesty to dump Blatche

Wizards use amnesty to dump Blatche

WASHINGTON, July 17 (UPI) -- The Washington Wizards said Tuesday they have waived forward Andray Blatche using the league's amnesty provision.
Wittman coming back as Wizards coach

Wittman coming back as Wizards coach

WASHINGTON, June 4 (UPI) -- Randy Wittman will return next season as the head coach of the Washington Wizards, the NBA team said Monday.

NBA: Washington 92, Charlotte 75

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Nick Young helped Washington to a quick start Wednesday and, in a meeting of the two worst teams in the Eastern Conference, the Wizards downed Charlotte 92-75.
Saunders out as Wizards head coach

Saunders out as Wizards head coach

WASHINGTON, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Washington Wizards head coach Flip Saunders was fired after a dismal 2-15 start to the season, the team announced Tuesday.

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Report: Entire NBA season threatened ... Parcells among Hall of Fame candidates ... Foster practices for Texans ... T-Wolves officially name Adelman coach ... Sports news from United Press International.
T-Wolves officially name Adelman coach

T-Wolves officially name Adelman coach

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Rick Adelman officially became the Minnesota Timberwolves' coach Wednesday.
Wizards' Saunders to miss game

Wizards' Saunders to miss game

WASHINGTON, March 2 (UPI) -- Washington Coach Flip Saunders will miss the Wizards' home game against Golden State Wednesday night to deal with a medical emergency concerning his mother.
Timberwolves fire Coach Kevin McHale

Timberwolves fire Coach Kevin McHale

MINNEAPOLIS, June 17 (UPI) -- The Minnesota Timberwolves have decided to dump Coach Kevin McHale.

NBA: Minnesota 120, New York 107

NEW YORK, Dec. 26 (UPI) -- Rashad McCants scored 23 points Friday and Minnesota used a big second period to halt a 13-game losing streak with a 120-107 victory over New York.

NBA: San Antonio 98, Minnesota 86

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Tim Duncan and Tony Parker scored 17 points each Friday night to lead the San Antonio Spurs to their fifth consecutive victory Friday -- 98-86 over Minnesota.

NBA: Utah 99, Minnesota 96

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Mehmet Okur's 21 points and 13 rebounds Tuesday helped the Utah Jazz beat Minnesota 99-96 and spoil Kevin McHale's return to the bench from the front office.
T-Wolves fire Wittman; McHale takes over

T-Wolves fire Wittman; McHale takes over

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- The Minnesota Timberwolves, with just four wins in 19 games this season, fired Coach Randy Wittman Monday and replaced him with team executive Kevin McHale.

NBA: Washington 102, Minnesota 88

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Antawn Jamison and Caron Butler combined for 42 points and 23 rebounds Tuesday, powering Washington to a 102-88 win over Minnesota.
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Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Randy Wittman waits for start of game against the division leading Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center in Denver on November 23, 2007. (UPI Photo/Gary C. Caskey)
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Randy Scott Wittman (born October 28, 1959 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is a retired American basketball player, in the guard position, and former coach of the NBA's Minnesota Timberwolves.

6'6" Wittman played college basketball at Indiana University, winning an NCAA championship playing for Bobby Knight in 1981, and was the Big Ten Player of the Year in 1983. He became a member of the university's Hall of Fame and was named to Indiana’s Silver Anniversary Basketball Team, in March 1996.

Wittman was selected by the Washington Bullets with the 22nd pick of the 1983 NBA Draft. However, he never played for the Bullets, his rights being traded to the Atlanta Hawks.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Randy Wittman."
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