Phil Jackson is trying to talk Carmelo Anthony into delaying free agency for a season. Either way, the decision will impact free agent small forwards like Trevor Ariza.
The Wizards only have one interior option under contract, which is why they will look hard at big man types with the second round pick.
Martell Webster was injured early and often for the Wizards, but he has to find a way to play better regardless of what happens with Trevor Ariza in free agency.
Dario Saric and Dante Exum are indicating they'd rather play for the L.A. Lakers, and it could lead to the former withdrawing his name from the NBA draft again if he doesn't get his wish.