Five of the top six selections in the 2014 NBA Draft lottery landed with teams in the Eastern Conference, including the first four.
General managers and front office-types can't talk specifically about players who are under contract with other teams for fear of a massive fine from the league office for tampering.
For the Wizards this is almost too good to be true.
Everything broke the right way for the Wizards, who beat the Boston Celtics and had Brooklyn Nets lose Wednesday, to jump to the No. 5 seed on the final day of the regular season.
The Celtics honored those affected by the Boston Marathon bombing during a ceremony at TD Garden on Wednesday night. Watch video of it here.