Drew Gooden


Randy Wittman finally has the comfort of a three-year contract going into this season with a roster retooled with veterans and keeping the core of the Wizards intact.


Nene, 32, played for Brazil’s national team this summer so he should be in playing shape by training camp. But his issue always has been health.


The last of the Wizards' three offseason acquisitions to be brought on board, DeJuan Blair is the first one to arrive and begin individual work at Verizon Center, CSNwashington.com has confirmed.


Khem Birch appreciated the opportunity with the Wizards. The former UNLV product also recognized his best chance to make an NBA roster no longer existed in Washington.


Drew Gooden hoped to spend the remainder of his summer playing for Finland in the World Cup of Basketball. That's not going to happen.