The Wizards nearly traded Kyle Kuzma to the Mavericks, but after Kuzma expressed a desire to stay in D.C., the team opted not to move forward with the deal. The Wizards also completed a trade sending Daniel Gafford to Dallas. They had ongoing discussions with Tyus Jones about possible trades and re-signing him this summer. Richaun Holmes made his Wizards debut after being traded from Dallas. Plans for a new arena in Alexandria, Virginia, have hit a snag.

By the Numbers
  • Kyle Kuzma expressed a desire to stay with the Wizards despite trade discussions with the Mavericks.
  • Daniel Gafford scored 16 points and matched a career-high with 17 rebounds in a victory for Dallas against his old team.
State of Play
  • Kyle Kuzma opted to stay with the Wizards, influencing the team's decision not to move forward with a trade to the Mavericks.
  • The Wizards completed a trade sending Daniel Gafford to Dallas.
  • The team is having ongoing discussions with Tyus Jones about possible trades and re-signing him this summer.
  • Richaun Holmes made his Wizards debut after being traded from Dallas.
  • Plans for a new arena in Alexandria, Virginia, have faced opposition and uncertainties.
Bottom Line

The Wizards faced trade discussions involving key players like Kuzma and Gafford, while also navigating uncertainties surrounding a new arena in Alexandria, Virginia.