His voice rising a few octaves, pleading for more of his role players to assert themselves after the Wizards' last loss, coach Randy Wittman's prayers were answered in their latest win.
The irony that it's Bradley Beal, the Wizards' lethal three-point shooter, delivering the assist on John Wall on one of the biggest plays in Friday night's 110-107 win over the Charlotte Hornets.
Too much is being put on John Wall to carry the Wizards, but that's not something that he would dare say.
Martell Webster only made one shot in 28 minutes, but his time is now if he's going to get his career back on track after his third back surgery.
An obvious followup question Thursday, the night after George Hill made the game-winning drive for a layup, is where was John Wall in the final 11 seconds?