There is average person tall. Then there is NBA tall. Then there is Gheorge Muresan. One look through 6-foot-11 center Marcin Gortat's Instagram account shows the difference.
Before the season began, Wizards coach Randy Wittman said he needed about 20 games to figure out what adjustments to make and soon after every team in the NBA would have an identity.
The good news is that the Wizards can get back to .500 for the third time this season with a win Friday. The bad news is they'll have to accomplish the feat against the best team in the East.
The Wizards are one game from reaching a .500 overall record again, after Wednesday's 102-96 win in New Orleans against the Pelicans they're now a .500 team on the road.
Marcin Gortat praised Jan Vesely for his athleticism last night and it was on display again against New Orleans when he grabbed an alley-oop from John Wall and threw it down.