Jameer Nelson


This is a series to look at how the Wizards stack up against their opponents in the East, where they finished 44-38 last season for a No.


Five of the top six selections in the 2014 NBA Draft lottery landed with teams in the Eastern Conference, including the first four.


Trevor Ariza barely has a voice left after struggling with the flu for the last week. In his last three games, he has been a non-factor on the offensive end.


Typically speaking for the Wizards, to win they have to shoot well. Winning ugly, something that the Chicago Bulls have perfected, is difficult.


Of all the players to hit the crucial three-point shots for the Wizards to tie the score, it wasn't Martell Webster, Trevor Ariza or Bradley Beal.