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When the dust settled on the Wizards' blowout Game 3 win, there were three ejections and eight technical fouls.

Though the Jazz haven't held a lead yet in either game of this series, they delivered a hard-fought Game 2 performance.

One game into the playoffs, Paul Millsap said his Atlanta Hawks were playing basketball while the Washington Wizards were "playing MMA".

"We can't respond that way", Brooks said.

Game 4 isn't until Sunday in Washington D.C., so we'll have to wait and see what these coaches cook up as they try to adjust to each other and apply some ice to their swelling bruises. They handled Millsap and Dwight Howard inside to beat the Hawks in six games, leading Wizards center Marcin Gortat to say facing the Celtics big men was "not even close" to that tough of a challenge.

"This series is going to be feisty", said Washington guard Brandon Jennings, who was ejected in the fourth quarter along with Boston's Terry Rozier for two double technical fouls.




A 39-point first quarter set the tone for the Washington Wizards on Thursday night.

It didn't help that things got out of hand early. "As long as we win, we don't care how it goes".

A symbol of the rough-and-tumble play, Thomas needed to have his dental work adjusted at halftime but missed only the first 1:40 of the third quarter.

Celtics: G Avery Bradley scored seven points after reporting soreness Wednesday from a hip pointer in Game 2. He finished with 14.

Wizards: Bogdanovic made four of the seven 3-pointers he attempted.

Thomas isn't anxious about his mouth or his play as the series goes on, saying he struggled to adjust to Washington's triple-teams early and couldn't get into a rhythm in shooting 3 of 8 from the floor. Thomas says Bryant is mentally "on a different level" than anyone else because of the specifics of what he saw in the game film and suggestions on how to beat certain defenses.

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