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Should the Wizards raise a banner for their division title?

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One of the highlights of the 2016-17 season was the Wizards winning the Southeast Division title. While a division title may not mean as much as it used to, it was still a notable achievement for a franchise that had not claimed a division title since 1979.

Now that the Wizards have finally broken through, it begs the question: Should the Wizards hang a banner to celebrate their achievement? They have ones for previous division and conference titles, but it’s been a long time since they had reason to add a new one.

Now that the Wizards have actually done something banner-worth in the Ted Leonsis era, we’ll get a chance to better understand his approach to adding banners for the Wizards. If he wants to establish some consistency between his NHL team and his NBA team, we should see a new banner in the rafters this October. However, if he sees a championship banner as the banner to end all banners, well then this would be a good time to change things around to reflect that.


Should the Wizards have banners for their division and conference titles?

This poll is closed

  • 61%
    (327 votes)
  • 26%
    Conference titles only
    (140 votes)
  • 1%
    Division titles only
    (10 votes)
  • 10%
    (53 votes)
530 votes total Vote Now