The chemistry between John Wall and Bradley Beal is at an all-time high as the Wizards won their fifth game in a row and on the cusp of making some franchise history.
Paul Pierce has yet to miss any time this season because of an injured right big toe, but the forward is favoring that foot heavily and hasn't been able to do much on it.
In leading the Wizards to a four-game winning streak, the longest active in the Eastern Conference, John Wall has been named NBA Player of the Week, the league announced.
Bradley Beal hadn't broken the 20-point barrier in more than a week.
What the Boston Celtics did to Bradley Beal in overtime is nothing new.