“That’s unacceptable. It’s 100 percent on.”
Beal scored 13 points in the fourth quarter, and the Wizards tied the game at 102 on five straight points from Montrezl Harrell, who converted a three-point play and then dunked.
OG Anunoby scored on a layup and Siakam hit two free throws to seal the game. “We’ve seen him get hot too many times. We were able to make enough plays late.”
Toronto’s Yuta Watanabe, who didn’t play in the last two games, returned and matched up with Washington’s Rui Hachimura, the second time in NBA history two Japanese players faced each other.
VanVleet, who played 39 minutes, was on the court for at least 40 minutes in each of his five previous games.