Playing well for two quarters -- two more than they played in a 38-point loss in the Wizards' previous game -- can be seen as something to build on but it's hardly enough even to beat the Detroit
Can the Wizards make it three in a row? After Monday's 96-80 rout of the Orlando Magic, who lost the season series 4-0, the Wizards (33-20) have one more game before the All-Star break.
Now with their second win in a row, the Wizards are heading in the right direction with one more game before the All-Star break.
When the Wizards made moves around last year's trade deadline to bolster the bench, adding Andre Miller in a deal and Drew Gooden in free agency, it led to them going from 25-27 at the All-Star br