Oddsmakers have pushed the Wizards' chances to win the title up, while sliding the Cavaliers down.
Otto Porter and Andre Miller rediscovered their aggressive streaks and the Wizards were reminded that when they're good defensively they usually win.
In two victories vs. the Pelicans this season, the Wizards held them to almost 20 points below their average and holding Anthony Davis in check was a big part of Monday's victory.
John Wall shares what he and the team can take away from the five-game road trip.
John Wall led the Wizards early as he had his 20th double-double of the season and Andre Miller's eight points in the fourth quarter gave them a 92-85 victory to end a five-game road trip.