Most would agree that this is the most crucial stretch of the season for the Wizards (21-22), who have two games left on this four-game West coast road trip.
This must feel like Groundhog Day for the Wizards, but at least this time when they squandered a chance to get over .500 it happened on the road.
This could be the one for the Wizards to get over the hump. They're playing their second of four road games, albeit the second of a back-to-back, against a losing team.
John Wall set the table the way a point guard should, and sharpshooter Bradley Beal closed the show for the Wizards, who returned to .500 for the fifth time Friday night after a hard-fought victor
John Wall had a sensational chasedown block on Friday night in Phoenix, only to be upstaged seconds later by a big Miles Plumlee slam. Watch.