Wizards granted permission to speak with Denver’s Tim Connelly about open GM job

Nuggets’ Tim Connelly to meet with Wizards owner Ted Leonsis The Wizards interest in Denver Nuggets President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly is now out in the open. Washington has been granted permission to discuss the franchise’s President of Basketball Operations job with Connelly, a source confirmed to NBC Sports Washington. Connelly, who began his NBA front office career with the Wizards, has long been considered a strong if not…