Midway through the third quarter vs. the San Antonio Spurs, Bradley Beal ran into a hard screen from Tim Duncan and was slow to get up.
The Wizards let a winnable game slip through their fingers as the Spurs were down three of their best players.
Coach Randy Wittman had some interesting thoughts on the Wizards defense following the 125-118 double overtime loss.
"We took some shortcuts," Wittman said of the defense.
In a season of plenty of firsts for the Wizards, and they were on the verge of accomplishing another Wednesday night by getting their first win vs. the San Antonio Spurs in nine years.