ON BEING DRAFTED:
"It's a blessing and an honor to be drafted and to be drafted by the Wizards is terrific."
ON THE VETERAN LEADERSHIP OF NENE, OKAFOR AND ARIZA:
"Hopefully I can look up to these guys and they can take me under their wing and push me to be better and help the team out as much as I can."
ON THE POSSIBILITY OF BECOMING A STARTER RIGHT AWAY:
"Whatever Coach wants me to do and whatever role he puts me in."
ON WHAT HE CAN BRING TO THE WIZARDS:
"Hopefully my shooting ability and my ability to space out the floor. Hopefully that gives driving lanes for John Wall and Jordan Crawford."
ON COMMUNITY SERVICE IN DC:
"I'm big on that and that's one of the first things I want to do outside of basketball is get back to the community, whether it's visiting kids in the hospital or teaching them basketball."