The Washington Wizards had a busy offseason, making a splash of their commerce of Russell Westbrook to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Whereas they’re actually deeper than they have been final season, Washington nonetheless has one or two issues they’d like to perform earlier than the beginning of the season to fill out the roster.
Forward of the beginning of coaching camp, Ava Wallace of The Washington Post reported that Wizards GM Tommy Sheppard want to add a 3rd middle to the roster. This is able to be in effort to at depth on the middle place with Thomas Bryant not anticipated again till mid-season. As of now, Daniel Gafford would be the starter attributable to this lack of depth.
To make issues worse, energy ahead Rui Hachimura is out indefinitely attributable to private causes. He would have helped with that depth as he’s in a position to play small-ball middle.
There’s nonetheless a number of weeks till the beginning of the season, however it seems the Wizards are on the hunt for assist down low.