The confidence in re-signing Paul Pierce seems to be growing for the Wizards, who have made it known in NBA circles that they expect to re-sign the 37-year-old small forward for a second season, C
Free agency opens in less than 24 hours, and the Wizards don't have a lot of wiggle room. Aside from the bi-annual and mid-level exceptions, they also have a pair of trade exceptions.
The Washington Wizards are not in the market for coveted free agent DeAndre Jordan. However, in terms of interest over where the Los Angeles Clippers center signs, they are invested.
Perhaps the Wizards and Clippers aren't just battling each other for Paul Pierce next season after all.