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?
Ever since the Wizards lost Game 5 to the Atlanta Hawks, on a buzzer-beating putback dunk by Al Horford, Nene has been the focus of the blame at least locally. He should be released.
The NBA is headed to Africa.
Honest admission time: Like most reading this article, I don't know much about the two international prospects expected to hear their names called early in Thursday's NBA Draft.