Scott Brooks and the Washington Wizards kicked off their five-game homestand Monday night with a 121-115 win over the Sacramento Kings. All five starters finished with double-digit scoring contributions, including an 18-point performance fromone Jabari Parker off the bench. With 15 games left in the NBA's regular season, Washington (28-39) finds itself 3.5 games out of the eight-seeded Miami Heat ahead of Wednesday's contest against the Orlando Magic (31-37).
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WIZARDS vs. MAGIC HOW TO WATCH:
What: Washington Wizards vs. Orlando Magic
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.
When: 7:00 p.m. ET
TV Channel: The Wizards vs. Magic game will be broadcast on NBC Sports Washington Plus (Channel Finder Link)
Live Stream: You can live stream Wizards vs. Magic on NBC Sports Washington's live stream page and on the NBC Sports App.
Radio: Wizards Radio Network, 1500 AM
WIZARDS vs. MAGIC TV SCHEDULE:
6:00 PM: Wizards Outsiders
6:30 PM: Wizards Pregame Live
7:00 PM: Magic at Wizards
9:30 PM: Wizards Postgame Live
10:00 PM: Wizards Outsiders
WIZARDS vs. MAGIC INJURY REPORT:
Wizards: Dwight Howard (glute, out), John Wall (left heel, out)
Magic: Wesley Iwundu (toe, questionable), Aaron Gordon (ribs, questionable), Isaiah Briscoe (right knee, out), Markelle Fultz (shoulder, out), Timofey Mozgov (knee, out), Mo Bamba (tibia, out)
WIZARDS vs. MAGIC PLAYERS TO WATCH:
Bradley Beal (25.8 PPG, 5.3 RPG, 5.6 ASG): The two-time All-Star continues to put up career numbers, and just broke a personal record for dunks Monday night in a win over Sacramento.
Bobby Portis (16.2 PPG, 9.4 RPG): Bobby Portis already has as many double-digit rebounding performances (seven) as Otto Porter Jr. and Markieff Morris did this season with the Wizards combined.
WIZARDS vs. MAGIC SERIES HISTORY:
Number of all-time Meetings: 119 games
Regular Season Record: Magic lead 67-52
Last Meeting: Wizards won 95-91 on Jan. 25
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