What a difference playoff run makes.
The Wizards will play eight preseason games including three at the Verizon Center and one at the Baltimore Arena, the team announced on Monday.
There is a corner of the basketball world, populated largely by those self-identifying as fans of the Washington Wizards, who believe John Wall's time with Team USA was essentially over before it
Kevin Durant bailed* on Team USA and now the decision makers must figure out how to replace the NBAs best scorer and reigning MVP heading into the World Cup of Basketball.
For the most part, the NBA world loves the mauvering pulled off by the Washington Wizards this offseason.