For the second game in a row, the Wizards had a lead entering the fourth quarter against a marquee opponent.
Paul Pierce adds another achievement to his Hall of Fame career with his 2,000th three-pointer.
LaMarcus Aldridge's rule of thumb? Play through pain if possible.
A bad start tonight at the Portland Trail Blazers and the Wizards could be in danger of having a losing month for the first time this season.
Sometimes its not just about meeting an opposing team, but when you play them and who is available for them.