The Atlanta Hawks are running away with the East, and instead of focusing too much on catching them the Wizards have to figure out how to solve their style of spreading the floor with five scorers
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.
There wasn't much going right with the Wizards' offense except for Marcin Gortat, who scored a season-high 24 points in Saturday's 83-80 win vs. the New Orleans Pelicans.
BALTIMORE -- In losing consecutive preseason games for the first time, the Wizards were disjointed from the start vs. the New Orleans Pelicans but finished strong in a 88-84 defeat Monday.