TORONTO -- Even though the Wizards are using smaller lineups with Paul Pierce at power forward, their size superiority is giving the Toronto Raptors fits.
Nobody likes the long breaks between games early in these first round series. Considering how much work John Wall and Bradley Beal are putting in, maybe it's a good thing for the Wizards.
For the second year in a row, the Wizards are taking over a series in which they weren't supposed to have much of a chance to advance out of the first round.
TORONTO -- As the norm when Paul Pierce says something, it matters. His spiciest nugget to come from Game 2 about John Wall: "He's the best passer in the game. ...