So much for Paul Pierce facing off with Kevin Garnett for the first time since 2007.
No matter how unrealistic some might find Paul Pierce for believing that the Wizards could compete for a championship before coming here, he has them convinced them that they can.
Rick Carlisle, before he coached his Dallas Mavericks to a blowout victory vs. the Wizards last month, had a sense of what it would take to beat them. "This is a great rebounding team.
With their second win in a row vs. the Chicago Bulls, 105-99 on Wednesday, the Wizards (27-12) are on a nice run heading into a weekend back-to-back with the Brooklyn Nets.
The Chicago Bulls are supposed to be the more complete team, but all they had Wednesday was Derrick Rose.