It had been a tale of two seasons for the Wizards, who started the season an abysmal 5-28, but rebounded to finish 12th overall in the Eastern Conference.
Washington fell behind early by the score of 29-8, but only trailed 52-47 at halftime.
|Wizards forward Jan Vesely shoots a layup over Bulls forward Taj Gibson (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)|
The Wizards were led by A.J. Price with 24 points. John Wall added 23 points in a losing effort.
Washington's season is now over. Meanwhile, the Bulls will advance to the playoffs to take on the Brooklyn Nets in the first round.