Opposing defenses continue targeting Bradley Beal and two high-paid vets sit out the fourth quarter.
Once again the Wizards bench nearly led the way to a comeback win.
In his season debut Kevin Seraphin outplayed Kevin Garnett, at least until the very end.
Taken third overall, Bradley Beal has had trouble scoring in his first two NBA games.
With time running out against the Celtics, the Wizards turned to Martell Webster to deliver.