Unfortunately for the Wizards, being the better team for three quarters isn't good enough.
A first-time slam-dunk champion will be crowned at NBA All-Star weekend next month after the four-man field was announced Tuesday night.
In theory, Monday afternoon's meeting with the 8-32 Philadelphia 76ers is a classic trap game for a playoff contender.
BROOKLYN -- The All-Star break is little less than a month away, but the Wizards already are at the midseason at 28-13 entering today's game vs.
BROOKLYN -- The anger still is visible in Marcin Gortat, even after the Wizards rebounded to beat the Brooklyn Nets 99-90 on Saturday night at Barclays Center.