The saying goes that closing out a team, particularly in a series sweep, is the toughest game of them all.
The NBA began releasing officiating its reports for the final two minutes, including overtime periods, of games that are within two possessions, and the crew of Tony Brothers, Sean Corbin and John
TORONTO -- The five points and five rebounds from Otto Porter in Game 1 don't begin to explain the impact he had in his real first playoff appearance for the Wizards.
TORONTO -- For the last few weeks of the regular season, while Wizards coach Randy Wittman faced questions about lineup tweaks and fixes, it always felt like he was holding cards under his sleeve.
TORONTO -- Name the shot -- a floater, a layup, a pull-up or a three-pointer -- and John Wall and Bradley Beal bricked it in Saturday's Game 1 with the Toronto Raptors.