"To win a playoff series, it takes four (wins)," Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said. "We're going to concentrate on getting two and going from there."

NOTES: F Trevor Ariza's six 3-pointers matched a franchise record held by Gilbert Arenas. ... F Trevor Booker and F Taj Gibson received simultaneous technical fouls in the second quarter with Booker on the bench. Players on both teams have combined for 10 technical fouls in the series. ... The home playoff victory was the Wizards' first since April 24, 2008, against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. ... Members of both teams were asked for comment pregame about the racist comments allegedly made by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. "Whether it's NBA basketball or any walks of society, there is no place for that," Wizards coach Randy Wittman said.