Last year's Eastern Conference champion could be without a key piece months into the 2015-16 season. That might not be such bad news for the Wizards.
Unlike recent years when the Wizards played road preseason games in mostly non-NBA cities such as Lexington, Ky., Cincinnati, Jacksonville, Fla., and Greenville, S.C., that won't happen this time,
Perhaps it's the constant talk about John Wall's youth or that the All-Star point guard's game still has room to grow that we forget he's been in the NBA for than a minute.
After two straight All-Star selections, can John Wall play his way into the MVP conversation in 2015-16? Wizards Insider J. Michael weighs in.