Washington Wizards’ All Time Starting Five
By Brandon Hartman: VP and Senior Writer/Hoopstuff…
PG: Gilbert Arenas; 8 Seasons
*3 Time All Star
*1 Time All NBA Second Team, 2 Time All NBA Third Team
*2007 NBA Most Improved Player
- Gilbert Arenas, aka Agent Zero, never won an NBA Championship during his time in Washington, nor reached one for that matter, but there is no denying his place as one of the all time greats in Wizard history. Sure there were some low times in Washington’s Gilbert Arenas Era, with a guns in the locker room prank gone wrong and a six year 111 million dollar deal that was never lived up to, but the excitement that the hot handed point guard brought each night was on another level. Arenas arrived in a dead basketball city that was Washington and drove them to relevance. He was a super star in a city that desperately needed one, a player who could bring the Verizon Center to its feet with a flick of a wrist and bring the excitement that anything was possible wit...