It could be argued that the Wizards JaVale McGee should have won the slam dunk contest at the 2011 All-Star Game over the Clippers Blake Griffin.
Washington -- In the final minute many in the crowd of 15,286 at Verizon Center started to stand and applaud. It was not a thunderous ovation like when the Wizards beat the Thunder a week earlier.
Washington -- A string of five straight missed free throws in the fourth quarter almost upset the Wizards upset bid.
Washington---In the Wizards seven minute players-only meeting on Thursday they discussed a need to find the team leaders and the go-to players when the game is on the line.
The Washington Wizards' bad start to the 2011-12 season just got worse.