Marcin Gortat emerged from the shadow of Dwight Howard when he was traded from the Orlando Magic to the Phoenix Suns and became a starter for the first time in his career. That was 2011-12.
The Wizards open training camp later this month. Thanks to USA Basketball and now a national sports website, John Wall won't be lacking motivation when he arrives.
Wizards Insider J. Michael stopped by the CSN studios on Monday to give a preview of the team's training camp roster.
Paul Pierce is expected to be in D.C.
On paper, change always looks good but in reality there are challenges. For the Wizards, that'll come in reforming without Trevor Ariza.