Now that we're removed from the intense portion of the NBA offseason, there is time for reflection on what the Washington Wizards accomplished and a chance to look at the NBA road ahead.
So what teams in the Eastern Conference did the most to improve for the 2015-16 season?
The Wizards have been in this position before, up 2-0 in a first-round series before coming to Verizon Center with a chance to demoralize the opponent.
The end of the NBA regular season means it's award time. Ben Standig and Brian Jackson hand out hardware for various league-wide honors.
Most Valuable Player
Just less than two weeks ago, after the Wizards fell to the Chicago Bulls in a pivotal Eastern Conference game at United Center, the tide appeared to have officially turned.