When the clock strikes midnight, when the weekly calendar flips from Monday to Tuesday and from June to July, NBA free agency begins.
Forgive Nene if he sounds like he's quoting lines from Jerry Maguire.
Not too long ago, the Wizards were the symbol of bad luck in the NBA when it came to the draft lottery because of Jan Vesely.
The hardest part is out of the way for the Wizards if they are to keep center Marcin Gortat. He wants to be here and they have the pass-first point guard he desires to play with in John Wall.