The Wizards winning consecutive games for the first time since Feb.
Fortunately for the Wizards, trailing by as many as 21 points, they were facing a team that had just blown an 18-point, third-quarter lead to the Philadelphia 76ers the night before.
Steve Blake wore No. 25 when he starred for the University of Maryland and at some of his stops in the NBA. That includes his current gig with the Portland Trail Blazers, but not any more.
Former Maryland center Alex Len left Thursday's game against the Portland Trail Blazers with an ugly apparent injury. Details here.