After hitting a tough off-balance shot late in the fourth quarter, Bradley Beal waved as Kyle Lowry fouled out and took a seat on the bench.
Neither team shot well, especially John Wall and Bradley Beal, but Paul Pierce's repeated big shots were enough to give them the Game 1 victory in Toronto on Saturday.
Yes, it's quite loud and hostel inside the Air Canada Centre for Game 1 of the Wizards-Raptors series.

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4/8/2015NeneSore shoulder
3/25/2015Toure\' MurrySprained left ankle
3/25/2015Bradley BealRight ankle sprain
3/9/2015Garrett TempleSore hamstring
2/27/2015Paul PierceBruised right knee
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Wizards - Team News
Marcin Gortat - C
Marcin Gortat played just 26 minutes against the Raptors on Saturday with eight points, eight... In the playoffs last year, Gortat running pick-and-rolls was a very popular play and he logged 35 minutes per night. Today, he didn't play down the stretch at times and was...
Apr 18 4:10PM Read More
Otto Porter - F
Otto Porter played a surprising 34 minutes off the bench against the Raptors on Saturday with... It's taken two years for coach Randy Wittman to trust Porter with important minutes and he didn't disappoint with impressive defense on DeMar DeRozan. The Wizards went small...
Apr 18 4:07PM Read More
Drew Gooden - F/C
Drew Gooden played 23 minutes against the Raptors on Saturday with six points, 10 boards, two... The Raptors actually made Gooden look good today and his line could have been a lot better than this. Gooden had four offensive rebounds and looked as spry as ever. He'll...
Apr 18 4:03PM Read More
Kris Humphries - F/C
Kris Humphries was a DNP-CD on Saturday against the Raptors. Coach Randy Wittman went with Kevin Seraphin and Drew Gooden today. Humphries looks like he'll just be Nene insurance for now because all three aforementioned players had...
Apr 18 3:59PM Read More
Nene Hilario - F/C
Nene (shoulder, ankle, foot) will start vs. the Raptors on Saturday. Nene missed the last two games of the season, and he is still probably not 100 percent. Paul Pierce is expected to see some time as the stretch four, so Nene's minutes will...
Apr 18 12:18PM Read More
Otto Porter - F
Otto Porter (ankle) was a full participant during Thursday's practice, and he will play on... Randy Wittman said that Paul Pierce will play some power forward during their series against the Raptors, and that move should open up some more floor time for Otto Porter....
Apr 16 5:05PM Read More
Nene Hilario - F/C
Nene (shoulder, ankle, foot) practiced on Thursday, and head coach Randy Wittman said that he... It is worth noting that Randy Wittman has told Paul Pierce to be prepared to play some power forward, so it sounds like Wittman may try and limit Nene's minutes if he's not...
Apr 16 5:03PM Read More
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce said head coach Randy Wittman told him to prepare to play some power forward during... Pierce said that he played some power forward during the Wizards' practice on Thursday, and it sounds like Wittman wants Pierce to fill the role of a floor-spacer for...
Apr 16 4:43PM Read More
Garrett Temple - G
Garrett Temple (hamstring) did not practice on Thursday, and he will not play when the Wizards... Temple said that he's hopeful to play at some point during the playoffs, but he's not a major piece to Washington's puzzle, and he'd be unlikely to earn many minutes even...
Apr 16 4:18PM Read More
Otto Porter - F
The left ankle injury suffered by Otto Porter in Wednesday's finale is not thought to be... "I don't think it's too bad," Wittman said after the game, and added he thought about putting him back in the game at one point. This is good news for the Wizards,...
Apr 16 11:40AM Read More
Kevin Seraphin - F/C
Kevin Seraphin played 39 minutes during a 113-108 loss to the Cavs on Wednesday with 12 points,... The Wizards didn't play 80 percent of their usual starting lineup and Marcin Gortat only played 14 minutes, so it was Seraphin's golden opportunity tonight. That won't be...
Apr 16 12:34AM Read More
Martell Webster - G/F
Martell Webster scored a season-high 20 points against the Cavs on Wednesday with three... Otto Porter went down tonight, which explains the increase in minutes and usage for Webster. Most signs point to Porter being ready to go for Game 1 on Saturday, so Webster...
Apr 16 12:28AM Read More
Otto Porter - F
Otto Porter left Wednesday's game vs. the Cavaliers with a sprained left ankle and will not... The last thing we want to see is an injury right before the playoffs, but hopefully it isn't too serious. Porter will probably have to deal with some swelling, but we will...
Apr 15 9:53PM Read More
Marcin Gortat - C
Marcin Gortat will start and play limited minutes against the Cavs on Wednesday. It'll be his 82nd start of the season. Gortat will probably start get the first rotation of minutes, and could check out after that. Kevin Seraphin, Drew Gooden and Kris...
Apr 15 6:52PM Read More
Ramon Sessions - G
Ramon Sessions will fill in at point guard on Wednesday with John Wall resting. The No. 5 seed Wizards are taking the opportunity to rest up prior to the postseason, leaving Sessions, Otto Porter, Rasual Butler, Kris Humphries and Marcin Gortat to...
Apr 15 6:51PM Read More

4/18Tor9:30 PT10:30 MT11:30 CT12:30 ET16:30 GMT0:30 9:30 MST11:30 EST20:30 UAE18:3012:30 ET11:30 CT15:30
4/21Tor5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)02:0020:00 ET7:00 CT23:00
4/24vs. Tor5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)02:0020:00 ET7:00 CT23:00
4/26vs. Tor4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET23:00 GMT7:00 4:00 MST6:00 EST3:00 UAE (+1)01:0019:00 ET6:00 CT22:00
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4/15CleL 108-113
4/14IndL 95-99
4/12vs. AtlW 108-99
4/10BknL 80-117
4/8PhiW 119-90
4/4MemW 92-83
4/3vs. NYW 101-87
4/1vs. PhiW 106-93
3/29vs. HouL 91-99
3/27vs. ChaW 110-107
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Team Stats

Wizards: Stats
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Per Game
John Wall7935.9.445.785.30017.6
Bradley Beal6333.4.427.783.40915.3
Marcin Gortat8229.9.566.703.00012.2
Paul Pierce7326.2.447.781.38911.9
Kris Humphries6421.0.473.744.0008.0
Rasual Butler7520.1.422.791.3877.7
Kevin Seraphin7915.6.513.707.0006.6
Ramon Sessions6418.6.374.769.3176.3
Otto Porter7419.4.450.734.3376.0
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