Ernie Grunfeld Washington Wizards
Seasons: 15
Playoffs: 7
Division Titles: 1
Conference Titles: 0
NBA Titles: 0
  Best transaction: Selected guard Michael Redd (43rd overall pick) in the 2000 NBA Draft
Worst transaction: Traded guards Ray Allen, Kevin Ollie and Ronald Murray and a conditional 2003 first-round draft pick to the Seattle SuperSonics for guards Gary Payton and Desmond Mason on February 20, 2003
Executive of the Year: Never
TRANSACTIONS:
SEASON 2014-15

June 3 2014
Signed head coach Randy Wittman to a contract extension.

SEASON 2013-14

March 18 2014
Signed forward Drew Gooden for the remainder of the season.
March 8 2014
Signed forward Drew Gooden to a second 10-day contract.
February 26 2014
Signed forward Drew Gooden to a 10-day contract.
February 20 2014
Traded forward Jan Vesely to the Denver Nuggets for guard Andre Miller and traded guard Eric Maynor and a second-round pick to the Philadelphia 76ers.
October 31 2013
Exercised the contract option on guard Bradley Beal through 2014-15.
October 28 2013
Waived guards Shannon Brown, Malcolm Lee and Kendall Marshall.
October 25 2013
Traded center Emeka Okafor and a 2014 protected first round draft pick to the Phoenix Suns for guards Shannon Brown, Malcolm Lee and Kendall Marshall and center Marcin Gortat.
October 24 2013
Waived guard Xavier Silas, forwards Josh Childress and Pops Mensah-Bonsu and center D'Or Fischer.
September 27 2013
Signed guard Xavier Silas, forwards Josh Childress and Pops Mensah-Bonsu and center D'Or Fischer.
September 16 2013
Named Tommy Sheppard senior vice president of basketball operations, Ed Tapscott vice president of player programs, Pat Sullivan assistant coach, Brett Greenberg director of basketball analytics/salary cap management, Bryan Oringher video coordinator, Ryan Richman assistant video coordinator, Marc Eversley vice president of scouting, Frank Ross director of player personnel, Greg Ballard advance pro scout and Thomas Knox director of player performance and rehabilitation.
July 31 2013
Signed guard John Wall to a contract extension.
July 10 2013
Re-signed guards Garrett Temple and Martell Webster and signed guards Eric Maynor and Glen Rice Jr and forward Otto Porter.
Draft 2013
Selected forwards Otto Porter (3rd overall pick) and Arsalan Kazemi (54th overall pick) and guard Nate Wolters (38th overall pick). Traded the draft rights to guard Nate Wolters and forward Arsalan Kazemi to the Philadelphia 76ers for the draft rights to forward Glen Rice Jr.

SEASON 2012-13
February 21 2013
Traded guard Jordan Crawford to the Boston Celtics for guard Leandro Barbosa and center Jason Collins.
January 7 2013
Waived guard Shelvin Mack.
December 25 2012
Signed guards Shelvin Mack and Garrett Temple.
December 22 2012
Waived guard Shaun Livingston and center Earl Barron.
November 15 2012
Waived guard Jannero Pargo and signed guard Shaun Livingston.
October 28 2012
Waived guard Shelvin Mack and forward Brian Cook.
October 27 2012
Waived guard Steven Gray and forward Shavlik Randolph.
October 1 2012
Signed guard Jannero Pargo.
September 19 2012
Re-signed forward Brian Cook and signed guard Steven Gray, forward Shavlik Randolph and center Earl Barron.
August 29 2012
Signed forward Martell Webster.
August 9 2012
Named Jerry Sichting assistant coach.

July 24 2012
Signed guard AJ Price.

July 17 2012
Waived forward Andray Blatche.

July 9 2012
Named Don Newman assistant coach.
July 8 2012
Signed guard Bradley Beal.
Draft 2012
Selected guards Bradley Beal (3rd overall pick) and Tomas Satoransky (32nd overall pick).
June 20 2012
Traded forward Rashard Lewis and the 46th overall pick to the New Orleans Hornets for forward Trevor Ariza and center Emeka Okafor.
June 4 2012
Signed head coach Randy Wittman to a contract extension.
SEASON 2011-12
April 24 2012
Named executive vice president and general manager.
April 16 2012
Signed guard Morris Almond and waived guard Roger Mason Jr.
April 5 2012
Signed forward James Singleton to a 10-day contract.
March 28 2012
Signed forward Cartier Martin.
March 18 2012
Signed guard Edwin Ubiles to a 10-day contract.
March 15 2012
Traded forward Ronny Turiaf and center JaVale McGee to the Denver Nuggets and guard Nick Young to Los Angeles Clippers for center Nenê from the Denver Nuggets and Brian Cook and a 2015 second-round pick from Los Angeles Clippers.
February 7 2012
Waived center Hamady Ndiaye.
January 24 2012
Fired head coach Flip Saunders and named Randy Wittman head coach.
December 21 2011
Waived guard Mike Wilks and forward Larry Owens.
December 19 2011
Re-signed guard Nick Young.
December 16 2011
Re-signed guard Maurice Evans.
December 11 2011
Re-signed center Hamady Ndiaye.
December 10 2011
Re-signed forward Larry Owens and traded a conditional 2012 second-round pick to the Dallas Mavericks and acquired forward Ronny Turiaf and a 2013 second-round pick and cash from the New York Knicks and a 2012 second-round pick from the Dallas Mavericks.
December 9 2011
Signed guards Roger Mason and Shelvin Mack and forwards Jan Vesely and Chris Singleton.
Draft 2011
Selected forwards Jan Vesely (6th overall pick) and Chris Singleton (18th overall pick) and guard Shelvin Mack (35th overall pick).

June 18 2011
Exercised the contract option on guards John Wall and Jordan Crawford and forwards Trevor Booker and Kevin Seraphin through 2012-13 and tendered qualifying offers for guards Nick Young and Othyus Jeffers, forward Larry Owens and center Hamady Ndiaye.
SEASON 2010-11
April 6 2011
Signed forward Larry Owens, re-signed guard Othyus Jeffers for the remainder of the season and waived forward Cartier Martin.
March 27 2011
Signed guard Othyus Jeffers to a second 10-day contract.
March 17 2011
Signed guard Othyus Jeffers to a 10-day contract.
March 1 2011
Waived forward Al Thornton.
Februay 28 2011
Waived guard Mike Bibby and signed guard Mustafa Shakur for the remainder of the season.
Februay 23 2011
Traded guard Kirk Hinrich and center Hilton Armstrong to the Atlanta Hwks for guards Mike Bibby, Maurice Evans and Jordan Crawford and a first-round pick.
Februay 12 2011
Signed guard Mustafa Shakur to a second 10-day contract.
January 22 2011
Signed guard Mustafa Shakur to a 10-day contract.
January 5 2011
Waived guard Lester Hudson.
December 20 2010
Signed guard Lester Hudson and waived guard Alonzo Gee.
December 18 2010
Traded guard Gilbert Arenas to the Orlando Magic for forward Rashard Lewis.
November 22 2010
Signed guard Alonzo Gee and waived guard Lester Hudson.
October 21 2010
Waived forwards Adam Morrison and Sean Marks.
October 14 2010
Waived guard Kevin Palmer.
September 25 2010
Signed guards Mardy Collins, Lester Hudson and Kevin Palmer and forwards Adam Morrison, Cartier Martin and Sean Marks.
September 24 2010
Signed forward Andray Blatche to a contract extension and exercised the contract option on center JaVale McGee through 2011-12.
July 30 2010
Re-signed forward Josh Howard and signed forward Kevin Seraphin.
July 13 2010
Signed center Hilton Armstrong.
July 8 2010
Signed guard John Wall and forward Trevor Booker; traded the draft rights to forward Vladimir Veremeenko to the Chicago Bulls for guard Kirk Hinrich, the draft rights to forward Kevin Seraphin and cash.
June 29 2010
Traded forward Quinton Ross to the New Jersey Nets for forward Yi Jianlian and cash.
Draft 2010
Selected guard John Wall (1st overall pick) and forwards Lazar Hayward (30th overall pick) and Nemanja Bjelica (35th overall pick).
Traded the draft rights to forwards Lazar Hayward and Nemanja Bjelica to the Minnesota Timberwolves for the draft rights to forward Trevor Booker and center Hamady Ndiaye.
SEASON 2009-10
April 10 2010
Signed guard Cedric Jackson for the remainder of the season.
April 9 2010
Signed guard Cartier Martin for the remainder of the season.
March 31 2010
Signed guard Cedric Jackson to a 10-day contract.
March 30 2010
Signed guard Cartier Martin to a 10-day contract.
March 19 2010
Signed guard Shaun Livingston for the remainder of the season.
March 17 2010
Signed guard Alonzo Gee to a second 10-day contract.
March 9 2010
Signed guard Shaun Livingston to a second 10-day contract.
March 7 2010
Signed guard Alonzo Gee to a 10-day contract.
March 1 2010
Waived guard Mike James.
February 26 2010
Signed guard Shaun Livingston to a 10-day contract.
February 25 2010
Waived center Zydrunas Ilgauskas.
February 24 2010
Signed forward Mike Harris to a 10-day contract.
February 18 2010
Traded forward Antawn Jamison to the Cleveland Cavaliers for center Zydrunas Ilgauskas, the draft rights to forward Emir Preldzic and a first-round pick; traded forward Drew Gooden to the Los Angeles Clippers for forward Al Thornton; traded forward Dominic McGuire to the Sacramento Kings for a future second-round pick and cash.
February 13 2010
Traded guard DeShawn Stevenson, forward Caron Butler, center Brendan Haywood and cash to the Dallas Mavericks for guard Quinton Ross and forwards Josh Howard, James Singleton and Drew Gooden.
November 11 2009
Signed guard Earl Boykins and waived forward Paul Davis.
October 30 2009
Exercised the contract options on guard Nick Young and center JaVale McGee through 2010-11.
October 22 2009
Waived guard Vincent Grier.
September 25 2009
Signed guard Vincent Grier and forward Paul Davis.
August 11 2009
Signed center Fabricio Oberto.
Draft 2009
Selected guard Jermaine Taylor (32nd overall pick).
Traded the draft rights to guard Jermaine Taylor to the Houston Rockets for cash.
June 24 2009
Traded forwards Etan Thomas, Darius Songaila and Oleksiy Pecherov and the 5th overall draft pick to the Minnesota Timberwolves for guard Randy Foye and forward Mike Miller.
SEASON 2008-09
June 3 2009
Named Don Zierden assistant coach.
April 23 2009
Named Flip Saunders head coach.
December 10 2008
Traded guard Antonio Daniels to the New Orleans Hornets for guard Mike James and a conditional first-round pick to the Memphis Grizzlies for guard Javaris Crittenton; waived guard Dee Brown.
November 24 2008
Fired head coach Eddie Jordan and assistant coach Mike O'Koren and named Ed Tapscott interim head coach.
October 27 2008
Exercised the contract option on guard Nick Young and forward Oleksiy Pecherov through 2009-10.
October 21 2008
Waived forwards DerMarr Johnson and Linton Johnson.
October 10 2008
Waived forward Taj McCullough.
September 23 2008
Signed guard Juan Dixon.
September 22 2008
Exercised the contract option on head coach Eddie Jordan through 2009-10 and signed forwards Linton Johnson, DerMarr Johnson and Taj McCullough.
July 13 2008

 Re-signed guard Gilbert Arenas.
July 10 2008
Signed guard Dee Brown to an offer sheet.
July 9 2007
Signed forward JaVale McGee.
June 30 2007
Re-signed forward Antawn Jamison.
Draft 2008
Traded the draft rights to forward Bill Walker to the Boston Celtics for cash.
SEASON 2007-08
December 31 2007
Waived guard Mike Wilks.
December 19 2007
Signed guard Mike Wilks.
October 25 2007
Waived forward Mike Hall.
October 21 2007
Waived guard Donell Taylor and forward Tony Massenburg.
October 11 2007
Waived guards Willie Deane and Jamon Gordon.
October 1 2007
Signed guards Jamon Gordon and Willie Deane and forward Tony Massenburg.
September 24 2007
Re-signed guard Roger Mason.
August 22 2007
Named Dave Hopla assistant coach for player development and Ed Tapscott director of player development.
August 21 2007
Re-signed guard Donell Taylor and forward Mike Hall.
August 17 2007
Re-signed forward Andray Blatche.
August 16 2007
Traded the draft rights to guard Juan Carlos Navarro to Memphis for a future first-round pick.
August 13 2007
Signed forward Dominic McGuire.
July 24 2007
Named Randy Ayers assistant coach.
July 16 2007
Re-signed guard DeShawn Stevenson.
July 5 2007
Signed guard Nick Young and forward Oleksiy Pecherov.
July 3 2007
Named Tom Thibodeau assistant coach.
Draft 2007

Selected guard Nick Young (16th overall pick) and forward Dominic McGuire (47th overall pick).
SEASON 2006-07
March 21 2007
Signed forward Mike Hall for the remainder of the season.
February 28 2007
Signed forward Mike Hall to a 10-day contract and waived center James Lang.
October 30 2006
Waived forward Mike Hall.
October 26 2006
Named Mike O'Koren associate head coach.
October 13 2006
Waived center Peter John Ramos.
October 10 2006
Waived forward Kevinn Pinkney.
October 4 2006
Signed a contract extension.
September 13 2006
Signed guard Roger Mason, forwards Kevinn Pinkney and Mike Hall and center James Lang.
September 12 2006
Named Tommy Sheppard vice president of basketball administration and Milt Newton vice president of player personnel.
September 7 2006
Named Bill Berry assistant coach.
August 5 2006
Signed guard DeShawn Stevenson.
July 19 2006
Signed forward Darius Songaila.
July 15 2006
Signed head coach Eddie Jordan to a contract extension.
Draft 2006
Selected forwards Oleksiy Pecherov (18th overall pick) and Vladimir Veremeenko (48th overall pick).
SEASON 2005-06
March 17 2006
Signed guard Billy Thomas for the remainder of the season.
March 6 2006
Signed guard Billy Thomas to a second 10-day contract.
February 24 2006
Signed guard Billy Thomas to a 10-day contract.
January 18 2006
Waived guard Chucky Atkins.
October 31 2005
Signed forward Caron Butler to a contract extension.
October 27 2005
Exercised the contract option on guard Jarvis Hayes through 2006-07 and waived guard Billy Thomas and forward Hiram Fuller.
October 3 2005
Signed guards Billy Thomas and Awvee Storey.
September 7 2005
Signed center Calvin Booth.
August 16 2005
Signed guard Donell Taylor and forward Hiram Fuller.
August 9 2005
Signed forward Andray Blatche.
August 5 2005
Re-signed forward Michael Ruffin.
August 2 2005
Signed guard Antonio Daniels; re-signed guard Laron Profit and forward Kwame Brown and traded them to the Los Angeles Lakers for guard Chucky Atkins and forward Caron Butler.
June 29 2005
Extended qualifying offers to guard Steve Blake and forward Kwame Brown.
Draft 2005
Selected forward Andray Blatche (49th overall pick).
SEASON 2004-05
April 11 2005
Signed forward Damone Brown for the rest of the season.
March 30 2005
Signed forward Damone Brown to a second 10-day contract.
March 19 2005
Signed forward Damone Brown to a 10-day contract.
March 18 2005
Waived forward Samaki Walker.
November 1 2004
Signed center Brendan Haywood to a contract extension.
October 30 2004
Exercised the contract option on forward Jared Jeffries through 2005-06 and waived guards Gerald Fitch and Billy Thomas.
October 16 2004
Waived forward Jon Smith.
October 9 2004
Waived guard Alpha Bangura and forward Rich Melzer.
October 1 2004
Signed guards Alpha Bangura, Gerald Fitch, Laron Profit and Billy Thomas and forwards Rich Melzer and Jon Smith.
August 4 2004
Signed forward Samaki Walker.
August 3 2004
Signed forward Michael Ruffin.
July 29 2004
Signed guard Anthony Peeler.
July 28 2004
Matched the offer sheet tendered by the Milwaukee Bucks to forward Etan Thomas.
July 22 2004
Signed center Peter John Ramos.
Draft 2004
Selected center Peter John Ramos (32nd overall pick).
Acquired forward Antawn Jamison and cash considerations from the Dallas Mavericks for guard Jerry Stackhouse, forward Christian Laettner and the draft rights to guard Devin Harris.
SEASON 2003-04
March 4 2004
Signed forward Lonny Baxter.
March 1 2004
Waived guard Brevin Knight.
February 4 2004
Waived forward Torraye Braggs.
January 26 2004
Signed forward Torraye Braggs to a second 10-day contract.
January 16 2004
Signed forward Torraye Braggs to a 10-day contract.
November 5 2003
Traded center Jahidi White to the Phoenix Suns for guard Brevin Knight .
October 20 2003
Exercised the contract option on forward Kwame Brown and center Brendan Haywood through 2004-05.
August 25 2003
Signed guard Chris Whitney.
August 20 2003
Signed guard Jarvis Hayes.
August 8 2003
Signed guard Gilbert Arenas.
July 22 2003
Signed guard Gilbert Arenas to an offer sheet.
July 2 2003
Released assistant coach Patrick Ewing from the remaining two months of his contract and named Phil Hubbard assistant coach.
June 30 2003
Named president of basketball operations by the Washington Wizards.
June 29 2003
Released from his contract with the Milwaukee Bucks.
June 27 2003
Traded guard Sam Cassell and center Ervin Johnson to the Minnesota Timberwolves for guard Anthony Peeler and forward Joe Smith.
Draft 2003
Selected guard TJ Ford (8th overall pick), forward Szymon Szewczyk (35th overall pick) and guard Keith Bogans (43rd overall pick).
Traded the draft rights to guard Keith Bogans to the Orlando Magic for cash considerations.
SEASON 2002-03
February 20 2003
Traded guards Ray Allen, Kevin Ollie and Ronald Murray and
a conditional 2003 first-round draft pick to the Seattle SuperSonics for guards Gary Payton and Desmond Mason.
October 24 2002
Waived forward Cedric Henderson and guard Laron Profit.
October 14 2002
Signed guard Michael Redd to a multi-year contract.
September 30 2002
Signed forward Jamal Sampson.
September 25 2002
Signed forward Cedric Henderson and guard Laron Profit.
August 23 2002
Signed guard Mike Wilks.
August 20 2002
Named Sam Mitchell assistant coach.
August 16 2002
Announced Mike Thibault, assistant coach, would not return the following season.
August 2 2002
Traded forward Glenn Robinson to the Atlanta Hawks for forwards Toni Kukoc and Leon Smith and a 2003 first-round draft pick.
July 25 2002
Announced the resignation of Terry Stotts, assistant coach.
July 19 2002
Signed Marcus Haislip to a three-year contract.
Draft 2002
Selected forward Marcus Haislip (13th overall pick), center Dan Gadzuric (34th overall pick), guard Ronald Murray (42nd overall pick) and forward Chris Owens (48th overall pick).
Traded the draft rights to forward Chris Owens to the Memphis Grizzlies for a future second-round draft pick.
Traded the draft rights to center Rashard Griffith to the Orlando Magic for the draft rights to forward Jamal Sampson.
SEASON 2001-02
March 5 2002
Signed guard Greg Anthony for the remainder of the season.
February 7 2002
Signed guard Sam Cassell to a multi-year contract extension.
October 22 2001
Traded center Scott Williams and a future first-round draft pick to the Denver Nuggets for centers Kevin Willis and Aleksandar Radojevic; traded center Kevin Willis to the Houston Rockets for a 2002 second-round draft pick.
Draft 2001
Selected forward Andre Hutson (52nd overall pick).
SEASON 2000-01
March 28 2001
Signed coach George Karl to a two-year contract extension through the 2003-04 season.
November 24 2000
Signed forward Jerome Kersey.
September 27 2000
Signed forward Mark Pope and guard Roberto Bergersen; waived forward Maceo Baston.
August 22 2000
Traded forward Billy Owens to the Detroit Pistons for guard Lindsey Hunter.
August 2 2000
Waived forward Danny Manning.
August 1 2000
Re-signed forward Tim Thomas to a multi-year contract.
July 18 2000
Signed guard Michael Redd.
Draft 2000

 Selected center Jason Collier (15th overall pick) and guards Michael Redd (43rd overall pick) and Jason Hart (49th overall pick).
Traded the draft rights to center Jason Collier and a future first-round pick to the Houston Rockets for the draft rights to center Joel Przybilla.
June 27 2000
Traded forwards JR Reid and Robert Traylor to the Cleveland Cavaliers and guard Vinny Del Negro to the Golden State Warriors for forwards Jason Caffey and Billy Owens from the Golden State Warriors.
SEASON 1999-00
April 20 2000
Signed forward Maceo Baston.
January 19 2000
Traded guard-forward Dale Ellis to the Charlotte Hornets for 2000 and 2002 second-round picks.
December 6 1999
Signed forward Glenn Robinson to a contract extension.
October 5 1999
Signed guard-forward Galen Young, their second-round draft pick, and guard Brandon Williams.
August 20 1999
Signed free agent forward-center JR Reid, who had been with the Los Angeles Lakers, to a multi-year contract.
August 19 1999
Traded forwards Chris Gatling and Armen Gilliam to the Orlando Magic for forward Danny Manning and guard-forward Dale Ellis.