Found January 26, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
WASHINGTON -- Earlier this season when they endured nightly jabs on and off the court, the Wizards might have been content simply running with the Bulls. Now with its full contingent in place, Washington is delivering the gory knockout blows. Emeka Okafor tallied 15 points and 16 rebounds, and John Wall also had 15 points as the Wizards won their fifth straight home game with an 86-73 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night. Nene's 16 points led the Wizards (11-31), who took control with a 34-11 run overlapping halftime. Washington has won seven of 10 games after starting the season 4-28 and its last four home wins have all been by 10 or more points. The five-game home-court winning streak, including Friday's 114-101 victory over Minnesota, is the team's longest in five seasons. "That is the kind of potential we have," Nene said. "I remember in the beginning everybody saying we suck. Now, we start proving a point. We have back all the pla...
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