What the Boston Celtics did to Bradley Beal in overtime is nothing new.
Without Paul Pierce's defense, John Wall wouldn't have been in position to score the final 10 points of a second overtime to beat the Boston Celtics.
Monday's win, which included the Wizards squandering a 23-point lead and battling back from seven-point deficit in each of two overtimes, is as draining as a back-to-back can get for a team.
In a phenomenal finish -- the Wizards blew a 23-point lead in regulation and overcame a seven-point deficit in each of the two overtimes -- for a 133-132 marathon victory vs.
It was last season, in an improbable overtime loss to the then-injury-depleted Boston Celtics at Verizon Center, that coach Randy Wittman tore into his team about not playing the right way.