NBA The Best Washington Wizards of All Time  

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A list of the best Washington Wizards of all time. Originally the Chicago Packers, the NBA's first expansion team, the Bullets moved to Baltimore before the 1963 season. After a few lean years in Baltimore, the Bullets started to have some success, drafting some of the best players in team history. These teams were constant contenders and featured Hall of Fame players like Wes Unseld, the only player to win the MVP award as a Bullet, Walt Bellamy and Earl "The Pearl" Monroe. From the late 1960s through late 1970s were a decade of dominance for the Bullets. They were a consistent playoff threat and won a NBA title behind some of the best players in team history in 1978. Overall, the Bullets made the Finals four times in the 1970s 

In 1997, the team changed its name from the Bullets to the Wizards. While the Wizards haven't had too much success in recent years, the team has had its fair share of great players on its roster. Even the greatest player of all time, Michael Jordan, playing his final days in Washington, the team had trouble mustering a playoff threat.

At one point, superstar guard GIlbert Arenas was one of the best players in the league. Arenas was one of the most prolific scorers in the league and along with Antawn Jamison and Caron Butler, made the team a perennial playoff team in the mid 2000s. This trio is considered one of the best Wizards history.

Today, the Wizards hopes are pinned to star point guard John Wall, the number one overall pick in the 2010 draft. Wall is one of the most exciting players in the league and has the potential to be one of the best in the NBA.

This is the list of the best Washington Wizards of all time. If you notice a player missing from this list, feel free to add him. Vote or rerank this list according to who you think is the greatest Washington Bullets/Wizards player ever.
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508 162
John Wall is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
John Wall Point guard

2
369 116
Wes Unseld is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Wes Unseld Center

3
365 112
Elvin Hayes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Elvin Hayes Power forward, Center

4
312 124
Gilbert Arenas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Gilbert Arenas Point guard, Shooting guard

5
240 82
Earl Monroe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time

6
245 81
Chris Webber is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Chris Webber Power forward, Center

7
199 63
Bernard King is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Bernard King Small forward

8
203 51
Bradley Beal is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
bigulcards added Bradley Beal Shooting guard

9
204 74
Moses Malone is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Moses Malone Power forward, Center

10
332 152
Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Michael Jordan Shooting guard, Small forward

11
151 79
Antawn Jamison is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Antawn Jamison Small forward, Power forward

12
128 57
Caron Butler is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Caron Butler Small forward

13
109 56
Jerry Stackhouse is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Jerry Stackhouse Shooting guard, Small forward

14
115 45
Manute Bol is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Manute Bol Center

The Best Washington Wizards Point Guards of All Time

15
66 28
Bob Dandridge is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Bob Dandridge Shooting guard, Small forward

16
91 59
Walt Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Walt Bellamy Power forward, Center

17
82 69
Juwan Howard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Juwan Howard Power forward, Center

18
72 37
Richard Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
bigulcards added Richard Hamilton Point guard, Shooting guard, Small forward

19
75 49
Rod Strickland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Rod Strickland Point guard

20
70 22
Otto Porter Jr. is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
harmoni added Otto Porter Jr. Small forward

21
81 62
Marcin Gortat is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
bigulcards added Marcin Gortat Center

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22
69 63
Nenê is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
AdamMateoMartin added Nenê Power forward, Center

23
73 42
Gus Johnson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Gus Johnson Small forward, Center

24
65 47
Phil Chenier is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Phil Chenier Point guard

25
61 45
Jeff Malone is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Jeff Malone Shooting guard

26
34 12
Markieff Morris is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Tamis1966 added Markieff Morris Power forward

27
29 9
Larry Hughes is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Larry Hughes Point guard, Shooting guard, Small forward

28
33 36
Brendan Haywood is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
slaft added Brendan Haywood Center

The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

29
38 40
Greg Ballard is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Greg Ballard Power forward

30
23 21
Kevin Porter is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Kevin Porter

31
42 18
Gheorghe Mureșan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Gheorghe Mureșan Center

32
43 38
JaVale McGee is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added JaVale McGee Center

33
30 31
Emeka Okafor is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
tom-charbono added Emeka Okafor Power forward, Center

34
34 28
Nick Young is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Nick Young Shooting guard, Small forward

35
19 20
Harvey Grant is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Harvey Grant Power forward

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36
23 26
Jeff Ruland is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
slaft added Jeff Ruland Power forward, Center

37
15 19
Michael Adams is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
CMCSS03 added Michael Adams Point guard

38
15 19
Calbert Cheaney is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Calbert Cheaney Shooting guard, Small forward

39
17 20
Mitch Kupchak is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
slaft added Mitch Kupchak Power forward, Center

40
10 20
Mike Riordan is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Mike Riordan

41
14 18
Kevin Grevey is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Kevin Grevey Shooting guard, Small forward

42
24 11
Muggsy Bogues is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Muggsy Bogues Point guard

The Best Washington Wizards Small Forwards of All Time

43
20 23
Mike Miller is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Justin Kim added Mike Miller Shooting guard, Small forward

44
11 13
Pervis Ellison is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Pervis Ellison Power forward, Center

45
14 16
Randy Foye is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
harmoni added Randy Foye Shooting guard

46
17 6
DeShawn Stevenson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
DeShawn Stevenson Shooting guard, Small forward

47
14 18
Jack Marin is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Jack Marin Small forward

48
14 17
Juan Dixon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Juan Dixon Shooting guard

49
12 15
Tracy Murray is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Tracy Murray Small forward

50
16 6
Tom Gugliotta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Washington Wizards of All Time
Tom Gugliotta Power forward