Before I get into the point of this entry, let's get some Etan related stuff mentioned. First, Jason Mallin of From Courtside offers well wishes for his friend and former Syracuse teammate. Secondly, Wizards Insider has an update on Etan's condition as well as what the Wizards can do roster wise if Thomas is declared out for the season. What I really want to focus on is something else from that post, where Ivan Carter talks about Eddie Jordan and Brendan Haywood:
"I can play as many minutes as they need me to play," Haywood said following Tuesday's game. "I've been waiting a long time for an opportunity to play a lot of minutes and hopefully, I'll be ready if that's what I'm asked to do."
So that's encouraging right? The bigs look good, and Haywood appears to be ready to log extra minutes which should help the Wizards on defense. But before you get too hyped up on that, it gets even better:
"We only have one real, true center and he's walking past right now and it's a good relationship there," Jordan said as the media crew busted out laughing.
Yes ladies and gentlemen, it looks like Jordan's meeting with Haywood has patched up their once seemingly unrepairable relationship. Is that cause for celebration? Is it just Eddie and Brendan putting up a front? Who knows, but if it is indeed true, then I believe that the only course of action is believe the words of this song: