Bradley Beal is having to learn how to run all over again, and that is as hard to grasp as his third stress reaction to his same leg in his third NBA season.
Questions of maturity have followed JaVale McGee throughout his seven-year NBA career. That was a big reason the freakishly athletic 7-footer was traded from Washington to Denver.
Thus far the second half of the NBA season has been defined by injuries.
Three losses in a row isn't as big of a deal for the Wizards as is losing for the eight time in 10 games after Sunday's 106-89 letdown to the Detroit Pistons.
Things got so bad on Sunday in Detroit that Randy Wittman invented a new word to describe how poorly his team played. Sometimes things get that way.