NEW YORK -- Russell Westbrook couldn't be surly after winning the All-Star Game MVP on Sunday, scoring 41 points as a reserve and coming up short of a 53-year record set by Wilt Chamberlain.
John Wall won't have any company at the All-Star Game after no Wizards players were chosen by coaches to be reserves Thursday night, but the Atlanta Hawks had three.
This week the Wizards went 2-2, not bad but could've been better had they beaten the Portland Trail Blazers, on their West coast road trip.
After losing another lead in the second half, in a 103-96 loss at the Portland Trail Blazers, the Wizards fall to 14-9 in games when they lead or trail by five points in the last five minutes of g
For the second game in a row, the Wizards had a lead entering the fourth quarter against a marquee opponent.