As with all choices as important as who to select with the number one pick in the NBA Draft, it pays to hear all perspectives before making a decision. You want to do your due diligence to make sure you aren't doing something impulsive like, heavens forbid, drafting the best point guard prospect to come into the NBA in years.â†µ
So kudos to the Washington Wizards for considering all opinions. They've even consulted with other draft picks on who they should take with the number one pick. Due diligence!â†µ
"The strangest question I got was from Washington," said Butler's Gordon Hayward, projected to be picked in the middle of the first round. "They asked me who I thought they should take with the No. 1 pick."â†µ
Wait a minute. The Wizards have no problems asking Gordon Hayward what they should do, but they keep rejecting my suggestions? For shame, Ernie Grunfeld. For shame.