The Wizards were intent on taking away the energy plays from Lob City, which methodically picked them apart instead.
The .500 and over-.500 talk has indeed gotten old. But a win Friday night puts the Wizards back there for the fifth time. They've been good on the road where they're 3-1 this month.
Marcin Gortat might be a prophet with his predictions, except maybe the one about the Wizards winning 50 games.
The Wizards fixed their third-quarter issue. It was just the first two quarters that were the problem this time. They trailed by as many as 19 in the first half vs.
Theoretically, at least, the Wizards' task for Wednesday night's game vs.