Paul Pierce will be facing his old team, the Brooklyn Nets and Kevin Garnett for the first time tonight (CSN, CSNwashington.com and NBC Sports Live Extra, 6:30 p.m. ET).
The frontcourt of the Wizards can be imposing when they commit to rebounding, but that's often connected to how well they play defense as a whole.
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are in trouble right now. Some issues are talent and fit, but there is one component the four-time MVP must show for the situation to improve.
Paul Pierce had said recently that the Wizards' lack of a signature road victory was troubling this far into the season, but that was taken care of at United Center vs. the Bulls.