The Wizards signed Arenas to a six-year, $65 million deal on
July 22. The Warriors had 15 days to match the offer because Arenas
was a restricted free agent, but they couldn't because of salary
The Warriors have since signed Speedy Claxton to play point
Arenas was selected as the NBA's Most Improved Player last
season after averaging 18.3 points, 6.3 assists and 4.7 rebounds.
The 21-year-old point guard was a second-round pick by Golden State
in the 2001 draft.