Free agency money isn't about which players are better than whom. It's about supply and demand.
The seemingly innocuous traded player exception, used by the Wizards late Thursday to acquire Milwaukee Bucks forward Jared Dudley in a deal that won't become official until July 9, is a function
For the last week, the Wizards were dead set on Paul Pierce's return to give it another run before retiring and becoming a first-ballot Hall of Fame player.
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.
After the NBA draft opens later this month and free agency kicks off July 1, the Wizards will take the third step in reforming for the 2015-16 season with NBA Summer League play in Las Vegas as th