Wizards head for D.C. in command

(John McDonnell / The Washington Post)

Washington rallies to top Chicago, 101-99 in overtime, for its second straight road win to open the series.

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Otto Porter still in Wizards’ plans

Otto Porter still in Wizards’ plans

As team battles in playoffs, its No. 1 draft choice remains on bench but is still optimistic about his future.

Andre Miller’s trip through the media dining buffet

Before the Wizards earned a crucial Game 2 road win, Andre Miller got some reporters’ corn and salad.

Phil Jackson says James Dolan hasn’t weighed in on coach, Jeanie Buss has

Phil Jackson says James Dolan hasn’t weighed in on coach, Jeanie Buss has

The Knicks new regime takes shape with all the drama expected when the Meddler hired the Zen Master.

Anthony wants ‘Dwight Howard’ treatment

Anthony wants ‘Dwight Howard’ treatment

Knicks star hopes to get recruited by prospective suitors.

Wizards-Bulls Game 2: By the Numbers

Wizards-Bulls Game 2: By the Numbers

Washington has proven superior defensively, holding the Bulls to just 12 points in the fourth quarter of Games 1 and 2.

Beal: St. Louis pizza is better than Chicago pizza

Beal: St. Louis pizza is better than Chicago pizza

Wizards star doubles down on his assault against ‘that fat pie piece, whatever it’s called.’

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Bradley Beal, the youngest Wizard, arrives

Bradley Beal, the youngest Wizard, arrives

Though he’s not yet 21, Washington’s hottest shot late in Game 2 displays a cool, mature demeanor.

Legler: Wizards don’t have any weaknesses

Legler: Wizards don’t have any weaknesses

ESPN analyst and former Bullet says Washington is a dangerous team in the East.

Wizards coach has the best winning percentage in postseason history

Wizards coach has the best winning percentage in postseason history

Two games into his playoff career, Randy Wittman resides one spot ahead of Phil Jackson in winning percentage.

Wizards open playoff series with two wins for first time since 1982

Wizards open playoff series with two wins for first time since 1982

Back then, two wins was enough to clinch a first round series.

Wizards stifle Bulls in Game 2

Wizards stifle Bulls in Game 2

The Wizards held the Bulls to one field goal over the final eight minutes of the fourth quarter.

Three fun things about Raptors-Nets series (one involves Drake)

Three fun things about Raptors-Nets series (one involves Drake)

The Toronto Sun is winning the tabloid war and that 3D sign gets everyone every time.

Pacers brawled in practice

Pacers brawled in practice

In-fighting is the latest reason why Indiana might be the least cohesive No. 1 seed ever.

Wizards-Bulls Game 2, best and worst

Wizards-Bulls Game 2, best and worst

Best and worst moments from the Wizards’ 101-99 overtime win over the Bulls in Chicago.

Rob Ford went to Nets-Raptors Game 2

Rob Ford went to Nets-Raptors Game 2

It just wouldn’t do to have a major sporting event in Toronto without its mayor in attendance, right?

‘Kirk Hinrich misses the free throw!’ is Buckhantz’s latest moment

‘Kirk Hinrich misses the free throw!’ is Buckhantz’s latest moment

Improbable miss helps Wizards secure 2-0 series lead.

Wizards head for D.C. in command

Wizards head for D.C. in command

Washington rallies to top Chicago, 101-99 in overtime, for its second straight road win to open the series.

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Desire is driving this run

Desire is driving this run

The Wizards’ heart is on display in Game 2 as they engage in a heated battle and come out on top.

Barkley: Wizards will sweep Bulls

Barkley: Wizards will sweep Bulls

Charles Barkley says the Wizards-Bulls series is finished, and Washington will win in four games.

Wizards-Bulls Game 2: Postgame analysis

Wizards-Bulls Game 2: Postgame analysis

Bradley Beal and John Wall appear to move beyond their postseason jitters as Washington rallies to take a 2-0 series lead.

Wizards-Bulls Game 2: Halftime Analysis

Wizards-Bulls Game 2: Halftime Analysis

Wizards lead 56-49 after a hot start but the Bulls remain in contention behind strong rebounding.

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Wizards win game 2 in OT, 101-99

Wizards win game 2 in OT, 101-99

Washington comes home with a 2-game advantage over Chicago.

Wizards not satisfied with one

Wizards not satisfied with one

The Wizards aren’t satisfied with getting just one win in Chicago and hope to go back home with a 2-0 lead in this best-of-seven series.

Wittman makes the right moves

Wittman makes the right moves

Coach Randy Wittman confronted some difficult challenges in Game 1 but made the right decisions to help the Wizards claim home-court advantage.

Wizards-Bulls, Harper-Williams and the Caps front office

Wizards-Bulls, Harper-Williams and the Caps front office

The PSL crew discusses Wizards-Bulls, Harper’s benching and the Caps front office

Wall: We’re still underdogs

Wall: We’re still underdogs

The Wizards won’t allow themselves to be overconfident after taking Game 1 in Chicago.

Bradley Beal disses Chicago’s deep dish pizza

Bradley Beal disses Chicago’s deep dish pizza

Wizards guard opted for the thin crust at Giordano’s (and probably made a few enemies in the process).

America’s pastime is dirty

America’s pastime is dirty

Going to the game might be good for your social life, but it’s bad for the environment. Happy Earth Day!

(Not quite) definitive proof the Wizards will win the NBA title

(Not quite) definitive proof the Wizards will win the NBA title

A bracket that may bode well for Washington fans, or does it?

Wizards’ Nene takes on ‘the haters’

Wizards’ Nene takes on ‘the haters’

Three times this season, Nene has referenced ‘the haters.’ I kind of love that.

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