Trevor Ariza, who was a key part of an NBA championship team before coming to Washington, doesn't feel pressure but wants his teammates to play with more of an edge.
Trevor Arisa says he looks at pressure "as a state of mind."
Wizards center Marcin Gortat, who practiced Thursday, missed one game last week because of back soreness and went for more tests.
Bradley Beal is optimistic that he'll be on the court Friday when the Wizards have a pivotal game vs. the Pacers, who have routed them twice this season.
Al Harrington had pointed out the fragile mind-set of the Wizards in February, and Marcin Gortat agreed when asked the question after Wednesday's loss to the Suns.