The Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards are locked in a 2-2 series headed into Game 5 Wednesday night. It has not been a pleasant series, filled with blowouts and altercations, suspensions and questionable fouls. These two teams hate one another and with the series going at least six games, it’s likely only going to get worse.
Here’s a look at what you need to know about the series as we head into its final best-of-three set to decide it.
THE OVER-ARCHING THEME: IS BOSTON GOING TO WIN AS THE WORSE TEAM WITH A HIGHER SEED?