The start of the 2015-16 season remains several weeks away, which means there is time for reflection on what the Washington Wizards accomplished and a chance to look at the NBA road ahead.
The conventional wisdom, based on what the Wizards have done so far in free agency, is that they'll be moving towards a smaller team that plays faster and shoots more three-pointers.
The most amazing part of the Eastern Conference starts at the top. It's not that the Atlanta Hawks (47-12) are in first place. It's that they lead all others by at least 10 games.
Paul Pierce quickly put Friday's win vs.
Marcin Gortat has a simple answer for why he has been so dominant in the middle this season.