Marcin Gortat, mohawk and all, says that one thing made the difference on Friday night in Washington's win over Los Angeles.
John Wall manhandled Chris Paul in their head-to-head matchup, showing his claim to being the No. 1 point guard in the NBA might not be so far-fetched after all.
After Friday's 104-96 win vs. the Clippers behind masterful defense by John Wall and a season-high 29 points from Bradley Beal, the Wiz are now off to a historic start at home.
From all the way in the corner, Paul Pierce found Marcin Gortat for the slam on Friday night vs. the Clippers. Watch it here.
Bradley Beal is being taken away by defenses because he's shooting almost 50% from three, and he's content with that (CSN, CSNwashington.com and NBC Sports Live Extra, 6:30 p.m. ET).