Flip Saunders returns to Verizon Center as Timberwolves head coach.
The shooting guard has averaged 25.5 points over the last two games after struggling for a stretch.
Wall averaged 18.3 points, a league-best 11.8 assists, five rebounds, 2.5 steals, and 1.3 blocks in four games.
The role reversal — from targeting to targeted — has been swift.
If the Wizards win and the Toronto Raptors lose tonight, Washington moves into first place in the Eastern Conference.
Wall's Wizards dominated the Clippers Friday night.
Wall’s defense again proved to be a catalyst on a night when the Wizards never trailed against one of the NBA’s hottest teams.
With the Clippers in town, there's promise of a night of reunions as well as a matchup of two of the best point guards in the NBA.
The Wizards face a stern test tonight at Verizon Center when Chris Paul and the Clippers, winners of nine straight, come to town.
The man who helped lure his friend Paul Pierce to Washington is now part of Doc Rivers's staff.