Tonight's the night when John Wall, Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards officially tip off the 2015-16 season.
ORLANDO -- Based on the way Jared Dudley has looked since returning from lower back surgery, he still won't be himself when -- or if -- he plays for the Wizards tonight in the regular-season opene
Despite the Wizards having a laundry list of injuries during the preseason, the suspicion here was that Nene and DeJuan Blair were being held out for precautionary reasons.
The last two seasons, John Wall has been an All-Star. He was voted a starter for the East in February.
A statement from the Wizards already had been released about the death of former coach Flip Saunders, but there's more to it than that.