The Playoff Path the Washington Wizards Must Take to Reach the NBA Finals

B/R Video@@bleacherreportB/R VideoMarch 19, 2015

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The Washington Wizards have experienced a seesaw season. They were one of the hottest teams in the East, going 22-9 to start the year, and then going 3-9 in the month of February. Recently, the Wiz have come together, kick-starting their winning ways. They have been victorious in five straight and are attempting to set themselves up for an ideal scenario come playoff time. 

Where does Washington need to finish to get its most favorable match up in the playoffs? What has separated the Wizards from the top three teams in the East? Why have the Wizards struggled so much against Toronto this season?

Find out in the video above, as Stephen Nelson is joined by CSN Washington's Carla Peay, who goes in-depth on the Washington Wizards and explains how they can best set themselves up for a playoff push that has some expectations tied to it. 


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