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Washington couldn’t overcome the dismal play of its bench, which was outscored 48-5. Bradley Beal scored a game-high 38 points but needed more help from his fellow starters down the stretch. Boston advances to play the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference finals. This is a developing story. It will be updated.