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Wizards on brink of exit after late collapse in Game 4 loss to Pacers, 95-92
Wizards on brink of exit after late collapse in Game 4 loss to Pacers, 95-92

WASHINGTON — John Wall was wide open at the 3-point line, the Verizon Center crowd screaming for him to shoot, his teammates joining the chorus on the bench. Wall hesitated, pulled back and passed. With another chance to tie, Trevor Ariza tossed a wild inbounds pass out of the reach of Bradley Beal, putting the second-year shooting guard on a foot race for the ball he eventually lost to Indiana Pacers forward Paul George. The Washington Wizards had been a steady, confident bunch for most of this postseason, but in losing a 19-point lead Sunday night in a muddy mess of terrible shots, nervous passes and shoddy defense, they went from feeling shocked to unsure to, ultimately, dejected....

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