Pick just about any segment of the fourth quarter, when the Wizards were outscored by 13 points by the Miami Heat, had seven turnovers and missed 8 of 11 shots, and it'll look the same.
The story of this one isn't that the Wizards beat the sub-.500 Miami Heat.
This is a series to look at how the Wizards stack up against their opponents in the East, where they finished 44-38 last season for a No.
For all you basketball loving kids out there, a quick hoops history lesson. Once upon a time, Team USA filled the men's basketball roster only with players yet to participate in the NBA.
This wasn't a thing of beauty, certainly not offensively for the Wizards. Yet their two leaders remained efficient, the team dominated late and Washington remained winners.