As the Wizards evolved from perennial lottery squad to Eastern Conference contender, the roster makeup transformed from kids to grownups.
Another day, another practice for Glen Rice and Kris Humphries, which gives coach Randy Wittman hope both can face the Miami Heat in Wednesday's season opener.
Chris Bosh, who has two NBA championships, has every right to take exception to the Wizards believing its their time in the Southeast Division but his reaction might surprise some.
One day before tipping off his fifth NBA season Wall debuted in a commercial featuring his first adidas signature basketball shoe, The J Wall 1.
Paul Pierce has been a small forward for all of his career, but the Wizards have issues with injuries and suspensions that could alter his workload going into Wednesday's opener.