Because of what has happened in the past, the Wizards are careful to not repeat some of those same mistakes when it comes to assessing players' value off the court as well as on it.
That the Wizards will have many of the same players for the 2014-15 season, with a few tweaks, is good news the way Bradley Beal sees it.
Soon after Marcin Gortat re-signed for five years and $60 million with the Wizards, Trevor Ariza -- in a somewhat surprising move -- was on the phone with the front office to discuss details
The Wizards don't figure to invest lots in another guards seeing as John Wall, Bradley Beal and Andre Miller are under contract for next season. Keep Glen Rice Jr.
While the Wizards enter Monday with two key decisions on their hands -- whether or not to extend qualifying offers to Trevor Booker and Kevin Seraphin so they remain restricted before free agency