Jeremy Lin's thee-pointer with 29 seconds left held off a late charge by the Wizards, who blew a 19-point lead to lose at the Charlotte Hornets for the second time this season.
The worst team in the NBA at defending the three-point shot, the Wizards were intent on not letting the Charlotte Hornets have their way with their small-ball lineups.
The old Wizards, who won games with their grit on defense and making teams pay by getting out in transition, reappeared Saturday as they topped the Charlotte Hornets 109-101 in from of 16,987 at V
Every time the Wizards appear to plug a hole in their defense, they spring another leak. It's something they have to figure out before tonight's game vs.
With a nine-point lead early in the fourth quarter, the Wizards went cold as they were outscored 25-2 by the Charlotte Hornets who pulled away for their seventh consecutive win 101-87 at Time Warn