Thoughout the season the Wizards have been superb at starting strong, but they'll need to do even better if they want to upset the Raptors.
John Wall has carried Washington all season. Can he do it again against Lowry and the Raptors?
The Wizards finished up the season ranking fifth in defensive rating. But if they want to beat the Raptors, they'll need to stray from their scheme and use Paul Pierce at power forward.
The dates for the Wizards-Raptors playoff series have been announced, as well as what channel they'll be playing on for games 1-4.
The Washington Wizards will start the 2015 NBA playoffs north of the border.