Relatively speaking, the Washington Wizards won't be terribly busy heading into Wednesday's showdown with Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Following Sunday's 120-89 loss at the 3-point sinking Atlanta Hawks, Paul Pierce spoke the truth:
John Wall jumped into the league-wide MVP conversation with a dazzling 31-game start to the season.
For a player who handles the ball so much and creates so much off the dribble, John Wall doesn't end up at the free throw line very much.
The Wizards practiced Thursday and are heading to Miami where they'll play the Heat on Friday, but from this point forward the schedule gets significantly tougher.