The NBA regular season may be winding down, but the postseason race is heating up. From now until the playoffs tip, we'll start taking a closer look at the daily action in the Eastern Conference.
The stark tone of Trevor Ariza after Thursday's practice said it all for the Wizards. With the Indiana Pacers on tap Friday and the Charlotte Bobcats on their heels for the No.
Trevor Ariza says he doesn't feel pressure, saying, "I look at pressure as a state of mind."
Marcin Gortat practiced fully Thursday, but he rushed out of Verizon Center to get an MRI on his back.
Bradley Beal did practice Thursday afternoon, though it wasn't made clear if he sat out certain portions because of his right hip pointer.