Learn More: Washington Wizards
The Washington Wizards are a professional basketball team based in Washington, D.C. They are members of the Eastern Conference Southeast Division of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The team was founded in 1961 and has been a member of the NBA since then. The Wizards have made the playoffs numerous times, including appearances in the NBA Finals in 1978 and 1979. Over the years, some of the team’s most notable players have included Wes Unseld, Elvin Hayes, and Gilbert Arenas. The Wizards play their home games at the Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C.