This is the kind of loss that the Wizards probably can live with, because they did almost everything right except defeat the Dallas Mavericks.
So what teams in the Eastern Conference did the most to improve for the 2015-16 season?
Now that it's the postseason, Paul Pierce is watching more basketball and that's especially true for the Atlanta Hawks-Brooklyn Nets series that's tied at 2.
Forget that an Eastern Conference semifinals series with the Brooklyn Nets would give the Washington Wizards home court advantage.
NEW YORK -- Deron Williams rebounded from two dismal games with 35 points, and the Brooklyn Nets pulled out a 120-115 overtime victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night, tying the series at t