BROOKLYN -- While there's not a lot that can be said to explain what took place in the last game vs.
The Washington Wizards certainly didn't look like NBA or Eastern Conference title contenders Friday night against the Brooklyn Nets.
Instead of my usual takeaways -- that'll come after the Wizards play the Brooklyn Nets for the second time in a row Saturday -- let's look at what they must fix to turn things around after Friday'
Brook Lopez sat in front of his corner locker draped in red towels. The quirky Brooklyn Nets center wasn't making a fashion statement or an odd protest amid trade rumors.
All of a sudden, those big wins vs. the Chicago Bulls and San Antonio Spurs don't look quite as good.