Do Wizards ‘Need a New Voice’?
Flip Saunders doesn’t fear for his job, and both he and the Wizards seem determined to stick to the painful process of trying to rebuild with him as coach. But outside of Verizon Center, there is a growing sense that the only way for the NBA’s most woeful franchise to break free of the losing culture that has engulfed it is through change.
“Those guys need a new voice,” one NBA agent told The Washington Examiner via text during the Wizards’ 92-73 loss to Minnesota on Sunday, which extended a franchise-worst start to the season to 0-8.
“Looks bad. Time for Flip to go,” another agent said.