Not only will the Wizards stay above .500 with a victory Wednesday, but they would complete a run of three consecutive wins vs. the three best teams in the Western Conference.
The Oklahoma City Thunder sent 2012 first-round picks Jeremy Lamb and Perry Jones to their NBA Development League affiliate in Tulsa 10 times last season alone.
All season, the emphasis to Marcin Gortat has been to not drift on defense because of his lack of engagement on offense.
Move the ball and rely on different leading scorers every night. Don't let offensive troubles negatively impact effort on defense.
The Wizards, currently fifth in the Eastern Conference, have finally, finally climb over Mt. .500 and into winning record territory.