The Wizards had the game under control and then lost it late in the fourth to the Mavericks, ruining their chances to have a winning record on Jan.
This is one of the most unattractive games of the entire NBA season, not coincidentally coming off of New Year's Eve, the Wizards gave it way in front of 15,713 at Verizon Center on Wednesday.
Almost a month ago, Eric Maynor vowed the Wizards
The Wizards acquired Marcin Gortat days before the regular season tipped.
The Mavericks tried acquiring the center five years ago.
Stats can be manipulated to bolster many an argument. Some might argue that's the case here, but there is data that suggests the Wizards' current lineup is working quite well.