What took place on Wednesday night, a 108-104 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers, isn't really that surprising when taking into account the Wizards' identity.
Glee greeted the Wizards' open-court offense, with Marcin Gortat as the lone big man on the floor with the starting unit, when training camp opened in the final week of September.
Losing has a way of making work less fun, especially when your work is playing NBA games.
Usually when players-only meetings are called the team is reeling like the 2-7 Wizards were a couple seasons ago, not 11-4 going into Friday's games like the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Yet again, the Wizards are back at the same crossroads at 6-6 that they were at 2-7 two years ago.