What if the Wizards were finally launched? A few weeks after signing Russell Westbrook, traded for John Wall with the Houston Rockets in December 2020, Scott Brooks’ team is finally running at full speed Indeed, if the start of the season had raised fears of the worst, Washington has since raised the bar While the team had just five wins in the first 20 games of this new season, the franchise has since posted a record of eight wins for two losses since February 9.
In addition, the residents of the Capital One Arena remain on a very good series of five successes in a row, and not the least against Boston (104-91), Houston (131-119), Denver (130-128), at Portland (111-118) and therefore against the Los Angeles Lakers (124-127, ap), deprived of Anthony Davis On the night of Monday to Tuesday, at the Staples Center, the Wizards have indeed reversed the situation to win in overtime, after being up to 17 points behind at the start of the 3rd quarter
For this, they were once again able to count on their duo, namely Beal (33 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists) and Westbrook (32 points, 14 rebounds and 9 assists), whose magic finally seems to operate together If the rear has made a start to the season in its standards, the number 4 is on a good pass and finally allows his team to move forward with a more refined game on his part
“It was difficult, but we stuck together It’s essential If you get caught up in everything that is going on, teams and players tend to go their separate ways, but we stay united and communicate on how to become a better team, and it has paid off for us, ”explained d ‘ elsewhere the new number 3 in Washington For his part, Beal confided that “it feels good, but at the same time, we still haven’t done anything “Back in the race for the playoffs in the East, the Wizards will pass a new test on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday against the Clippers
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