NEW YORK -- The Wizards' bench made an appearance for the first time in four games, and starters Garrett Temple and Paul Pierce did the rest as they won their third game in a row -- and third in a
The Wizards' toughest matchup for the last two seasons, and Southeast Division foe, already is facing adversity three games into the season.
What happened: John Wall scored 29 points and Otto Porter had 22, but Carmelo Anthony topped all with 30 points including the go-ahead 3-point play with 13.9 seconds left as the
The predictable questions about Bradley Beal's mental strength and toughness, because he's just 21 going into his third season with the Wizards, probably should cease.
On paper, change always looks good but in reality there are challenges. For the Wizards, that'll come in reforming without Trevor Ariza.