John Wall and Paul Pierce are doing all the little things to make the Wizards 14-6, but the Celtics will be a troublesome matchup all season.
John Wall played with extra passion and wanted to win in memory of a close friend.
Teammates could see that John Wall was driven not just to beat the Celtics, but also to win for Miyah Telemaque-Nelson, a 6-year-old cancer victim, and her family.
Coach Randy Wittman admits his team got a bit 'complacent' after building a big lead, but commends they're resilience.
John Wall lost a dear friend -- 6-year-old fan Miyah Telemaque-Nelson -- to cancer today. After dedicating a double-overtime victory to her, he struggled to contain his grief.