In facing Kobe Bryant, the one thing Bradley Beal is learning is that he needs to be more like him.
With another victory, this time beating the Denver Nuggets on Friday, the Wizards are in position to add two more relatively easy ones to their total to extend this streak to six.
John Wall's first shot attempt didn't come until a dunk on a lob pass from Bradley Beal with less than two minutes left in the half of what eventually would be the Wizards' fourth consecutive home
Of all the players on this roster, Marcin Gortat is the one who put everything on this four-game home-stand for the Wizards (12-5).
The departure of Trevor Ariza, the Wizards' best one-on-one defender, left a sizable hole in a defense that had been top 10 in scoring the last two seasons.