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.
Now that the Washington have Gortat locked down, Wizards Insider J. Michael discusses what an Ariza return may look like, or who may replace him.
Bradley Beal says continuity in the lineup is "huge" for Washington, and bringing back Gortat is a key step towards retaining their team.
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.
For years, the Milwaukee Bucks have had a problem in July.