Wizards After Dark
Pregame Postgame Show

Pregame Postgame Show

October 9, 2019

The Athletic’s Dave DuFour joins Fred Katz of The Athletic.

• Evaluating young talent

• What is Isaac Bonga?

• What is Rui’s potentially elite skill?

And more...

Is Gambling Actually Gambling?

Is Gambling Actually Gambling?

October 4, 2019

The Athletic’s Sam Vecenie joins Fred Katz of The Athletic.

• Capital One Arena’s new in-house sportsbook

• Young player outlooks

• The legacy of Sports Illustrated

And more...

Optimism And Chicken Sandwiches

Optimism And Chicken Sandwiches

September 30, 2019

The Athletic’s Ben Standig joins Fred Katz of The Athletic to discuss Wizards media day.

• A big announcement

• The optimism of day one

• Beal’s comments about his extension

And more...

Great Transitions

Great Transitions

September 18, 2019

The Athletic’s Danny Leroux joins Fred Katz of The Athletic with less than two weeks to go until media day.

• Isaiah Thomas’ injury

• Davis Bertans’ fit

• Rui Hachimura’s World Cup

And more...

Tony Jones! Tony Jones!

Tony Jones! Tony Jones!

August 30, 2019

The Athletic’s Brett Dawson joins Fred Katz of The Athletic to talk Team USA amongst other NBA August plot lines.

• Kobe vs. Shaq

• World Cup themes

• Slandering colleagues

And more...

Don’t Throw Mike Trout A Curveball

Don’t Throw Mike Trout A Curveball

August 23, 2019

SB Nation’s Michael Pina joins Fred Katz of The Athletic to talk summer NBA.

• Mo Wagner and the German National Team

• Rui’s performance on Team Japan

• The latest on Beal

And more...

What Do You Feed Your Baby?

What Do You Feed Your Baby?

August 14, 2019

The Athletic’s Ben Standig joins Fred Katz of The Athletic to talk about the schedule release and more.

• Return games, national TV stuff and schedule themes

• Are the Wizards radical?

• Should the Wizards sign Melo?

And more...

Cutting Out After John Wall

Cutting Out After John Wall

August 2, 2019

The Athletic’s Seth Partnow joins Fred Katz of The Athletic to discuss the Wizards’ new reliance on analytics.

• The Dean Oliver hire

• Communicating numbers with players

• Scott Brooks’ statistical history

And more...

The Wizards Hired Everyone

The Wizards Hired Everyone

July 22, 2019

The Athletic’s Michael Lee joins Fred Katz of The Athletic to discuss the new changes in the Wizards’ front office.

• The unconventional front-office structure

• What to make of Sashi Brown

• From Grunfeld to Sheppard

• What to do with the egos

And more...

The GM Search Is Over

The GM Search Is Over

July 20, 2019

The Athletic’s Ben Standig joins Fred Katz of The Athletic to break down the big Tommy Sheppard news.

• Hiring Tommy Sheppard

• What kind of GM will he be?

• What’s next?

And more...