Without Chris Bosh playing for the Miami Heat, it should've been a more comfortable margin for the Wizards in Friday's 105-103 victory.
A lot can change 24 games into an NBA season, and when the Wizards meet the Miami Heat tonight they intend to make up for all that went wrong Oct. 29 at American Airlines Arena.
The Wizards practiced Thursday and are heading to Miami where they'll play the Heat on Friday, but from this point forward the schedule gets significantly tougher.
Paul Pierce hasn't done much in the last four days because of a big right toe injury that put him out of Wizards' last game and unable to fully practice.
Since Nene has returned from a recurring soft-tissue injury to his right foot, he has been on a minutes restriction as a reserve.