Too much is being put on John Wall to carry the Wizards, but that's not something that he would dare say.
There are not many smiles with the Washington Wizards these days. Expect that to change with Nitin Ramachandran hanging around.
An obvious followup question Thursday, the night after George Hill made the game-winning drive for a layup, is where was John Wall in the final 11 seconds?
The Wizards and Pacers faced each other nine times last year, including the six-game playoff series that knocked Washington out of the postseason.
Wednesday's 103-101 loss to the Indiana Pacers -- and how it happened -- is typical Wizards.