A lot of credit will be spread around about the Wizards regarding how this transformation happened as they went from a 46-win team struggling to find an identity to a juggernaut that advanced to t
That the Wizards won a first-round playoff series for the second year in a row shouldn't be a major shock to anyone.
The saying goes that closing out a team, particularly in a series sweep, is the toughest game of them all.
The Wizards passed their first test of the playoffs, now they get a few extra days to prepare for the next one.
As Paul Pierce walks off the court to a standing ovation, it's only at 3:28 of the third quarter of Sunday's Game 4 vs. the Toronto Raptors.