The ride involved different twists and turns, but the result remained the same. The Washington Wizards finished fifth in the Eastern Conference during the regular season.
Will Bynum hasn't played in this series with the Atlanta Hawks, and he only made one appearance in the final game of a sweep of the Toronto Raptors in the first round.
As much as the Wizards are known for John Wall carrying a lot of the offense, they're also typecast as a team that loses focus and big leads.
A 106-93 win vs. the Philadelphia 76ers is a good way to start their final push to the end of the regular season:
Just less than two weeks ago, after the Wizards fell to the Chicago Bulls in a pivotal Eastern Conference game at United Center, the tide appeared to have officially turned.