Washington Wizards Team Analysis
With the Brooklyn Nets not allowing Kyrie Irving to practice or play until he is vaccinated, the Washington Wizards and their star Bradley Beal are now the face of the minority of players who are refusing to take the COVID-19 vaccine.
These Wizards have the best shot at competing for the various NBA regular season awards.
Vaccine mandates in New York City, San Francisco and Los Angeles only affect home team players. So for now, Bradley Beal isn’t going to lose money for his decision.
Here is the second part of the questions from our mailbag.
Here is the first part of our September mailbag questions.
Here is the third part of our August mailbag questions.
Most importantly, don’t get caught up too much with whether a player did very well or not.
Here is the final part of our roundtable on the Wizards’ offseason moves.
Our roundtable continues as more of our writers give their thoughts on the Wizards’ active offseason.
Wizards GM Tommy Sheppard has made some important moves this offseason to move this team forward, but we must not celebrate too soon. This team has a checkered history and we still have a ways to go to surpass that.
And they dissected what might have happened to Deni Avdija
The Wizards have more cap flexibility for the future.
The tradition? Searching for a new head coach and the draft
It seems like the Wizards won’t be any closer to title contention in the years to come despite the departure of Scott Brooks.
It isn’t too late for the Wizards to get started, openly. But it will be interesting to see what the interest is if they don’t bring back their head coach from last season and delay that decision for much longer.
A recent Washington Post article pretty much summed up the Wizards as a team on the "treadmill of mediocrity." And while it didn’t explicitly advocate tanking, it wasn’t far off.
While the Wizards have accomplished a key goal of making the postseason, they certainly had a very up-and-down road to get there.
The Wizards should try to counter the 76ers’ size advantage by starting one of their small forwards in place of Raul Neto.
Time for us to be positive here!
Jayson Tatum has been on a tear recently and limiting his production will be key to a Wizards’ victory.
The Wizards can finish 8th, 9th, or 10th. Here’s how.
The Wizards have improved their seeding in the East by a lot. They can still improve it even further!
The Wizards are now ninth in the Eastern Conference and the play-in tournament seems inevitable! Here’s how they can finish 9th, 10th ... or even 11th.