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Wizards Capture First Win of Season
Posted By HOOPSWORLD On November 29, 2012 @ 6:51 am In All,Headlines,NBA Headlines | No Comments
After a franchise-record 12-game losing streak to open the season, the Wizards showed that winning can be an excruciating experience as well. They blew a 15-point fourth-quarter lead and put fans at Verizon Center through an unnecessarily suspenseful finish before defeating the Portland Trail Blazers, 84-82.
Elation followed, but it was muted. No streamers fell from rafters. No champagne celebrations in the locker room. Just the realization that the Wizards (1-12) still have the NBA’s worst record — but at least they are no longer winless.
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