Paul Pierce did not make a tremendous impact with the Wizards in the 2014-15 regular season, but he certainly did in the playoffs, and his presence was not lost on Washington guard Bradley Beal.
Small ball has officially come to Chinatown.
In case you haven't figured this out by now, many NBA contenders have three primary objectives this off-season:
The idea and partial execution of looking directly at the Wizards depth chart occurred shortly before the Washington Wizards' latest move, signing shooting guard Gary Neal.
In a few days, when the trade for Jared Dudley can be made official, the Wizards will have rebooted their roster with another quality replacement without having any cap space.