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.
Chris Paul -- or is it Cliff Paul (see car insurance commercials)? -- leads the NBA in assists with 10.2 per game.
A three-game win streak, with the potential to grow it into something much bigger, could elevate the Wizards into the No. 4 seed.
The minutes for Kris Humphries are starting to increase, and his size and physical presence will be needed for tonight's game at the Memphis Grizzlies as the Wizards try to lock up at least a No.
Have you ever heard the one about Phil Chenier punching Walt "Clyde" Frazier in 1973? No? Then you've got a story to read.