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Wizards Insider: May 10, 2009 - May 16, 2009

Roundtable: What Do the Wizards Do If They Pick 5th?

This week has been about serious discussion of the Wizards' possibilities for their top-five pick in the upcoming draft. But it's Friday, y'all, and the last guest blogger we have lined up knows how to make every day feel like Friday. And we mean that in a good way. The...

By Keith McMillan  |  May 15, 2009; 12:19 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (113)
Tags: James Harden, draft, draft lottery, draft pick, roundtable  
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Roundtable: What Do the Wizards Do If They Pick 4th?

So we've discussed what the Wizards' options are if they land in one of the top three spots. But if May 19 ends up being some other franchise's lucky day, it could very well bump Les Boules below the slot they deserve after finishing tied for the second-worst record. Not...

By Keith McMillan  |  May 14, 2009; 11:58 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (99)
Tags: draft, draft lottery, draft pick, roundtable  
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Jordan to Talk to 76ers, Too

Former Wizards Coach Eddie Jordan returned home on Wednesday from Las Vegas, where he met with the Sacramento Kings to discuss their head coaching vacancy. And, according to multiple league sources, Jordan is expected to meet of Friday with the Philadelphia 76ers about their job opening. That job became available...

By Michael Lee  |  May 13, 2009; 6:55 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (11)
 
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Pre-Draft Workout Report

Here's a report from today's pre-draft workout by Wesley Matthews, Dionte Christmas, Kyle Spain and Jermaine Taylor , courtesy of Steve Yanda....

By Alexa Steele  |  May 13, 2009; 2:59 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (7)
 
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Roundtable: What Do the Wizards Do If They Pick 3rd?

If you guys thought the truthaboutit.net-fueled discussion over picking Ricky Rubio was robust, wait until you see what possibilities the third pick brings. We advised our guest bloggers to have a little fun with the potential scenarios, so long as they're feasible, if not likely. Since we don't know how...

By Keith McMillan  |  May 13, 2009; 11:04 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (61)
Tags: Amare Stoudamire, Blake Griffin, Chris Bosh, Hasheem Thabeet, Ricky Rubio, Steve Nash, draft lottery, draft pick, roundtable  
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Pre-Draft Workout Today

The Wizards will conduct a pre-draft workout today at 11. These are the players scheduled to participate: Wesley Matthews, G, Marquette, 6-5, 215 lbs. Dionte Christmas, G, Temple, 6-5, 205 lbs. Jermaine Taylor, G, Central Florida, 6-4, 205 lbs. Kyle Spain, F, San Diego State, 6-5, 209 lbs. More later...

By Alexa Steele  |  May 13, 2009; 9:15 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
 
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Roundtable: What Do the Wizards Do If They Pick 2nd?

Yesterday we took a look at what the Wizards should do if they're lucky enough to get the No. 1 pick. If settling on Blake Griffin is a layup, the decision should they get the No. 2 pick is at least a contested jumper from the elbow. We've turned to...

By Keith McMillan  |  May 12, 2009; 11:38 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (99)
Tags: Ricky Rubio, draft, draft lottery, draft pick, roundtable  
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Jordan To Meet With Kings In Las Vegas

Former Wizards Coach Eddie Jordan told me today that he plans on meeting with Kings owners Gavin and Joe Maloof and President of Basketball Operations Geoff Petrie in Las Vegas on Tuesday and Wednesday. Jordan has long been considered the favorite to become the next coach of the Kings, who...

By Michael Lee  |  May 11, 2009; 7:20 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (14)
 
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Roundtable: What Do the Wizards Do If They Pick 1st?

Amid Caps Fever, and on the heels of a forgettable 19-win season, it's been relatively easy for the Wizards to fall off the radar screen. But with less than 10 days left before a drawing that could drastically alter the franchise's future -- or hardly alter it at all --...

By Keith McMillan  |  May 11, 2009; 12:05 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (64)
Tags: Blake Griffin, draft, draft lottery, roundtable  
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Eddie Jordan, Sactown Bound?

The Sacramento Kings announced on their Web site late Friday night that they plan on interviewing former Washington Wizards Coach Eddie Jordan sometime this week. Jordan has long been rumored to return to Sacramento, where he started his head coaching career late in the 1996-97 season. Sam Amick, Kings beat...

By Michael Lee  |  May 11, 2009; 9:25 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (39)
 
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