The Wizards are practicing today at Verizon Center in preparation for tomorrow night’s matchup with the Hawks in Atlanta. The season series is tied at 1-1 with both teams winning on their home floors.
• Washington is 8-2 in its last 10 games, tied for the best record with the Warriors, Spurs, Clippers and 76ers
• Washington is 21-7 when shooting better than .450 from the field and 14-5 when holding opponents under a .450 clip
• Washington is 6-5 in games decided by three points or less, the most wins in the Eastern Conference in such games
• Kelly Oubre Jr. has scored 10+ points in four straight and in five of the last six games (12 times total this season)
• Jason Smith is shooting .527 from the field (39-74 FG) in January, averaging 7.2 points and 3.5 rebounds off the bench
heck out today’s news below.
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