After taking lumps all season, the reserves may finally be developing an identity.
In a season of plenty of firsts for the Wizards, and they were on the verge of accomplishing another Wednesday night by getting their first win vs. the San Antonio Spurs in nine years.
Not only will the Wizards stay above .500 with a victory Wednesday, but they would complete a run of three consecutive wins vs. the three best teams in the Western Conference.
Move the ball and rely on different leading scorers every night. Don't let offensive troubles negatively impact effort on defense.
Portland Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts could live with John Wall's 22 points, five assists, five rebounds, three steals and two blocked shots.