Paul Pierce has to be smiling like a proud Poppa. The rivalry between the Wizards and the Cleveland Cavaliers is taking on a fever pitch, and it only took one day of training camp to do it.
More than perhaps any other time the NBA is a guard-driven league. That begs the questions who has the best back-court in the association?
This is a series to look at how the Wizards stack up against their opponents in the East, where they finished 44-38 last season for a No.
LeBron James will have familiar faces with him in Cleveland. Former Miami Heat teammates Mike Miller and James Jones have signed on. Ray Allen could turn the trio into a quartet.