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Thomas didn’t return a voice mail left for him seeking comment, and Songaila is in Russia.

When Jamison learned of the trade late Tuesday night, he immediately sent Miller a text message “welcoming him to the Wizards family.” The players are represented by the same agent. Then on Wednesday, Jamison contacted Wizards vice president of basketball administration Tommy Sheppard to get Foye’s number so he could welcome him as well.

“I’m telling you - if we can stay healthy, this is a really dangerous team,” Jamison said. “I hear the young guys have been working; that’s encouraging. And you always feel better knowing that upstairs, they’re doing everything they can to make this team better. These are definitely pieces to the puzzle that will help us.”