There is plenty of local and national talk about the Wizards legitimately stepping up into the Eastern Conference playoff race.
Recently we have looked at a few grades various sites have handed out to the Wizards. Of course, context is everything.
The best part of this latest Michael Beasley news is that it should mean the end of writing about Michael Beasley, for a little while anyway.
Nobody in NBA circles talks about divisions, at least not with any great interest. Conferences, sure, because ultimately it's all about seeding for the postseason.