When: Friday, Jan. 13 at 7 p.m. ET
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, DC
How to watch:
NBC Sports Washington MSG Network or LeaguePass
Wizards: Bradley Beal (Day-to-Day), Johnny Davis, Daniel Gafford, Kristaps Porzingis, Vernon Carey Jr. (Out)
Knicks: None as of now.
The paint will be key — The Wiz are lacking healthy bodies to enroll in the Center position. Any readers who can volunteer? A couple nights ago against the Bulls, the Wizards started Taj Gibson, an end-of-bench presence last year (for the Knicks) that was waived by the visiting Knicks... On the other hand, the Knicks have a number of decent options at Center. Let’s see what head-coach Unseld Jr. will come up with to counter that. I have a feeling Knicks head coach Tom Thibodeau will abuse the Wiz in the paint.
Kuzma hits another game-winner — Kuzma does that from time to time. Expect him to hoist up shots and crank up his usage even more for this post-game-winner game.
Flashback: Thomas Bryant beats the Knicks in London using a...goaltend!
I just love this vintage Wizards win, so I’ll keep reminding folks of it...
How many times in NBA history has a team played in London? How many times has a goaltending call decided a game? This one was quite spectacular: