"The difference" is too clunky for a nickname, though Otto Porter could use a catchy moniker to spice up his image.
Another win and the Wizards are in the second round of the playoffs for the second season in a row, but despite the 3-0 lead vs. the Toronto Raptors this hasn't been easy.
The NBA began releasing officiating its reports for the final two minutes, including overtime periods, of games that are within two possessions, and the crew of Tony Brothers, Sean Corbin and John
There is an NBA playoff axiom stating the closeout game in a series is the toughest to win. Both the Wizards and Raptors are trying to make that saying work for their side.
This just in: The lineup with Paul Pierce and Otto Porter playing at forward plus John Wall, Bradley Beal and Marcin Gortat is doing work. The statistical proof beyond the 3-0 series lead.