Granted, Eric Maynor has been a disappointment for the Wizards, who acquired him as a free agent last summer to back up John Wall.
The .500 and over-.500 talk has indeed gotten old. But a win Friday night puts the Wizards back there for the fifth time. They've been good on the road where they're 3-1 this month.
For four straight games Wizards coach Randy Wittman has essentially stuck with a tight eight-man rotation.
On Wednesday night, the Wizards to a man took care of business at the Verizon Center by bum-rushing the Miami Heat.