Last summer two members of the Washington Wizards were part of the Team USA roster, Bradley Beal and John Wall. As of Thursday, only Beal remains in the 2014-16 player pool.
The balance of the Wizards' season could hang in what happens during the next two weeks.
The Wizards fixed their third-quarter issue. It was just the first two quarters that were the problem this time. They trailed by as many as 19 in the first half vs.
For whatever reason, the Wizards find ways to not beat teams that they should at Verizon Center.
(Updated 11:58 p.m.)