With an entire room at the NBA draft lost for words in New York on Thursday after the first two picks, the Wizards stepped into bring levity to the situation.
The Wizards broke the mold and went with the safe, expected and probably smart pick Thursday, taking small forward Otto Porter from Georgetown at No. 3 overall in the NBA draft.
Unless the Orlando Magic take Ben McLemore at No. 2 overall, the shooting guard from Kansas –- regarded as the best offensive player in this draft class -- could drop.
Anthony Bennett can’t work out because of surgery to his left rotator cuff, but the forward is expected to be in town to interview with the Wizards next week, CSN Washington lea
While Otto Porter is set to spend two days with the Wizards next week, several key players have either declined invitations or are still in a holding pattern, CSN Washington has confirmed.