| Today’s Storyline: The Wizards were defeated by the Dallas Mavericks last night 113-99 to drop to 5-5 on the year.
Bradley Beal and John Wall both scored 23 points in the game, the 31st time since the beginning of last season that the duo have each scored 20+ points in a game.
Beal has now scored 137 points in the Wizards last four games, the second most in the league in the month of November.
November Scoring Leaders
1. LeBron James (CLE) 146
2. Bradley Beal (WAS) 137
3. Kristaps Porzingis 124
John Wall dished out 14 assists in the game, his third game this season with 14+ assists -- the most in the league. Since 2014, only Russell Westbrook has accounted for more 14+ assist games than
NBA 14+ Assist Games since 2014
1. Russell Westbrook (OKC) 41
2. John Wall 34
3. Chris Paul (LAC/HOU) 32
Coach Brooks Postgame vs. DAL - 11/7/17
NBC Sports Washington: Wizards lose tough one to Mavericks despite John Wall's return / Wizards are kicking themselves after 5-5 start, knowing opportunities have been squandered / Game 10 - Defensive pace sunk the Wizards, even against last-place Mavs / 5 must-see moments from Wizards' loss to Mavs including John Wall's chasedown block / Junkies: 3 seed not a lock for Wiz with 76ers on the rise
Washington Post: The Wizards are still in search of a remedy for their defensive malaise / Wizards struggle defensively in disappointing home loss to NBA-worst Mavericks
Associated Press: Mavericks stops 6-game slide with victory over Wizards
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Bullets Forever: Wizards vs. Mavericks final score: Washington drops another winnable game home, falling 113-99 to Dallas / Tim Frazier has yet to fix the Wizards' persistent bench woes
Locked on Wizards: LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-7-17
Hoop District: Disappointing Losses Mounting As Wizards Fall To Mavericks
Truth About It: Wizards Searching For Answers After Another Loss, But the Only Question is: Where is the Defense?
WizardsXtra: Lack of Defense, Effort Causes Wizards to Lose to Mavericks, 113-99