Given the age of Washington's roster and how well Randy Wittman prepares for a seven-game series, getting at least of a full week of rest before playing in the second round should help.
Toronto's issue wasn't making open shots, but getting them. Plus a Pierce-Ariza connection and Marcin Gortat owns the first quarter,
The Brooklyn Nets pulled out a 120-115 overtime victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night, tying the series at two games apiece.
John Wall, Paul Pierce, Marcin Gortat and Rasual Butler had front row seats for Monday night's Capitals vs. Islanders Game 7. Pierce even beat on the glass at an Isles player.
Marcin Gortat shot 74.3% from the field and filled up the stat sheet in the Wizard's domination of the Raptors, and he averaged just 31 minutes a game