The After Party: Where we channel all of your Wizards post-game essentials into one massive data over-filled post. Locker room interviews, choice excerpts from the game captured off of a TV screen by way of Vine (we like to call them VINElights), and a selection of delectable in-game tweets finger-picked from #WizardsTwitter.
Jazz 104 — Wizards 101
January 25, 2014
EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah
Try Steve’s “delicious” Cook Book dish
FROM THE LOCKER ROOM
“It’s hard to win games, and we’ve got to figure out being tired playing a back-to-back, and winning a game like this.”
— Randy Wittman
Much like after the Boston loss, Wittman again dismissed the notion that the Wizards succumbed to a “struggling” team. #WittmanFace seemed a little more content than most losses, citing fatigue and a back-to-back as the reason why John Wall and the Wizards seemed lagging.
“People in general tend to look a team’s record and think that that’s the team they are, but in actuality, this is the NBA, and anybody can beat anybody.”
— Trevor Ariza
Ariza was just a bot in front of the media last night. What really was curled up behind those bulging eyes were the afterthoughts of a rushed 3-point shot attempt that whiffed only the crisp Salt Lake air…