Amir Johnson


The Wizards were 12 points down when Trevor Ariza made his exit stage left.


Losing five of six games is never good, but that's the Wizards' mark at Verizon Center for the last month.


The Wizards will try to get back to .500 for the third time this season but they'll be facing a red-hot team in the Raptors, who have won nine of their last 12 games and lead the Atlantic Division


To be realistic, let’s establish who the Wizards certainly won’t be better than for the 2013-14 season in the Eastern Conference: Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Brooklyn Nets, Indiana Pacers, Chicag


TORONTO (AP) Raptors rookie Jonas Valanciunas broke his right ring finger in the first quarter Friday night against Orlando.