Now that the Wizards' season is over, and the NBA draft is next month with a No. 19 overall pick, the bigger picture is the offseason.
At the worst possible moment, Wizards center Marcin Gortat apparently fell victim to food poisoning and almost was a late scratch in Friday's 94-91 Game 6 loss to the Atlanta Hawks.
Questions loom heading into the off-season after the Wizards suffered a gut-wrenching loss on their home floor.
The more Paul Pierce talks, the more he sounds like a man who is headed towards retirement rather than exercising his player option for a second season with the Wizards for 2015-16.