Paul Pierce has a few days left to give the Wizards an official answer, but president Ernie Grunfeld apparently already has it.
So Kelly Oubre knows Kevin Durant, a 2016 free-agent target for the Wizards. So what? The confidence oozes from the No. 15 overall pick in the NBA draft.
"Was the Kelly Oubre Jr. pick surprising?" is a question coming up a bunch. The answer is yes, but only with context.
Wizards first round draft pick Kelly Oubre Jr. is motivated to prove himself and is looking forward to being John Wall's teammate.