He was chosen with the 46th overall pick, which belonged to the Wizards. But his rights were sold to the Lakers. Now, he's an All-Rookie player.
Forecast the Wizards for another strong season? Seems fair, but don't overlook what should be a deeper crop of viable teams in the NBA's Eastern Conference.
John Wall has to get looked at by doctors again, either this week or next, to make sure the left wrist injury he played with hasn't gotten worse.
This week on Pick and Roll: Who deserves the credit for the success of the Wizards, should the Wizards embrace Gilbert Arenas and is it time to put in a rule out-lawing the Hack-a-Shaq tactic.
Marcin Gortat didn't always play his best but he thinks he knows what will work best for him and the Wizards in 2015-16.