The Wizards didn't help their chances of beating the Warriors by turning the ball over 26 times.
More of a concern than losing for the ninth time in 11 games for the Wizards is Paul Pierce as he had to be helped off the floor at the end of Tuesday's game.
For the first time in his second season here, Marcin Gortat is lost for words.
If the Wizards had been able to put forth this kind of effort in their previous 10 games, they'd have won more than two of them.
Virginia basketball coach Tony Bennett used to run the program at Washington State when Klay Thompson played there. On Tuesday he shared some memories.