The Dirk Revolution. Fact and Fiction.

Today it is ho-hum, a seven footer who shoots threes as easily as he breathes. But in 1998 it was a thing. Radical. You needed a visionary like Don Nelson who traded up to get Dirk Nowitzki to make this Dirk 21 career excellence possible. Dirk was drafted by Milwaukee and then traded. His rights…

It’s Official: Rebuilding Mode for the Wizards

After 16 years, the Wizards finally fired Ernie Grunfeld. Grunfeld spent his playing career with the Bucks, Knicks and Kings. In the Wizards front office, he drafted John Wall and Bradley Beal. He also drafted Jan Vessly, overpaid Otto Porter, and incentivized a lack of creativity. The Wizards have never had an identity other than…