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Washington Wizards Player Analysis

If the Wizards bring back Wall, they need a plan

And really, the Wizards should not bring him back.

2021-22 Wizards player evaluations: Rui Hachimura

Here’s a two-way chat on how the Washington Wizards forward improved this season and what we can look forward to next year.

2021-22 Wizards player evaluations: Anthony Gill improves in his second year off the bench

Let’s take a look at Washington’s reserve center.

2021-22 Wizards player evaluations: Ish Smith

The Wizards guard signed with the Charlotte Hornets in free agency, only to see himself return via trade at the deadline.

2021-22 Wizards Player Evaluations: Raul Neto

Raul’s second season did not quite live up to his first season with the team. What does that mean for his future with the team?

2021-22 Wizards player evaluations: Tomas Satoransky

He may not return, but Sato made the most of his time in Washington again.

2021-22 Wizards player evaluations: Cassius Winston

Winston spent most of his season with the Capital City Go-Go and sparingly with the NBA team.

2021-22 Wizards player evaluations: Jordan Schakel

Schakel spent most of his season with the Capital City Go-Go.

2021-22 Wizards player evaluations: Thomas Bryant

The center was the starter just one season ago. Now, he fell off the rotation and will likely be playing somewhere else next season

Avdija’s second season was a step in the right direction. Can he take the next step?

2021-22 Wizards player evaluations: Isaiah Todd

Isaiah Todd spent most of his season with the Capital City Go-Go.

The Wizards can still make use of Bryant, even if he’s not in their long-term plans.

It’s apparent that the Wizards will move on from the center because of Kristaps Porzingis’ arrival. But that doesn’t mean that they should leave him on the bench for the rest of the season.

Kuzma is taking advantage of his moment with the Wizards

The Washington Wizards forward has been playing very well this season due to improved play, even while the team has performed poorly in recent weeks.

Interview: Bryant’s agent pleased with center’s return. keeping eye on future

We spoke to Todd Ramasar, the CEO of Life Sports Agency, which has clients in the NBA like Washington Wizards center Thomas Bryant. Ramasar also gave us an update on Marcin Gortat, whom he also represents.

It’s time for the Wizards to move on from Bertans

The Washington Wizards have given the forward a big contract and so far, Bertans has not lived up to it.

What should the Wizards do with Davis Bertans?

The forward is in the middle of a high paying contract, but his shot is off and his defense isn’t on par.

Hachimura returns to Wizards practice

He participated in a full practice yesterday with the Wizards. And we asked Dr. Lucas Wymore about how players can gain weight and continue to play effectively, given that there were reports that Hachimura lost weight when he reported to the Wizards.

Larry Hughes breaks down the Wizards and Avdija’s defensive jump

Hughes went into detail on the defensive turnaround for the Wizards on this week’s Bleav in Wizards podcast.

Mailbag Part 2: Beal’s trade value and the supermax

In the second part of our mailbag, we go over questions specifically on the Wizards’ franchise player.

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Can Gafford still thrive without Westbrook?

The Wizards center had the speedy superstar point guard to work with last season. This season, things won't be as easy for him.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Bradley Beal

The players section of our evaluation series finishes with the Wizards’ franchise cornerstone.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Russell Westbrook

Westbrook was not an All-NBA or an All-Star this year, perhaps a bit unfairly. But at the same time, without him, the Wizards would be in a much different spot right now.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Deni Avdija

The Washington Wizards forward came to the Wizards as a potential playmaker on the wing. That didn’t happen due to their All-Star backcourt, but he still could reach his potential with the right coach.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Garrison Mathews

The reserve Washington Wizards guard remained a steady presence off the bench in his second season for Washington. That said, the team still performed better when he was off the floor.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Anthony Gill

The second year of the forward’s contract doesn’t seem likely to be picked up.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Issac Bonga

The reserve forward shot well below his marks last season, and that’s not a good thing heading into next season with Deni Avdija coming back from injury.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Rui Hachimura

The Washington Wizards forward’s production was quite identical to his rookie season and he showed more promise during the NBA Playoffs. But he’s going to need to

Wizards 2020-21 Player Evaluations: Chandler Hutchison

The reserve wing player needs to improve his shooting, especially close to the basket as he heads to the fourth season of his rookie scale contract.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Raul Neto

Neto was worth his entire $1.9-million contract and then some.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Ish Smith

The Wizards point guard provided a steady hand last season.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Robin Lopez

The veteran center is not the All-Star that his twin brother Brook is. But Robin has been a solid performer for Washington this season with his veteran presence and solid shooting.

2020-21 Wizards Player Evaluations: Cassius Winston

The Washington Wizards rookie just doesn’t have much of a sample size to make a more detailed evaluation. With a new head coach, things could change.