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Wittman emphasized that although the Wizards didn’t close out the game as they would have hoped, he is satisfied with the direction the team is headed.

“A win is a win right now. And we are happy … All we can do is look forward,” Wittman said. “Now this game will be behind us tonight and we’ve got to move forward to New York. And that’s kind what we’re doing this year, moving forward.”