For the second year in a row, the Wizards are taking over a series in which they weren't supposed to have much of a chance to advance out of the first round.
TORONTO -- As the norm when Paul Pierce says something, it matters. His spiciest nugget to come from Game 2 about John Wall: "He's the best passer in the game. ...
Washington Wizards shooting guard Bradley Beal is typically mild-mannered and soft spoken in interviews.
At one point during the current season, the Wizards were the NBA's oldest team.