The Washington Post


Beal had 23 points and seven assists in Washington's win over the Trail Blazers.

When Wall flew into the stands in the fourth quarter, he left his teammates a little worried.

Washington has posted its last two victories against teams on the second night of a back to back and are looking to capitalize again Monday against red-hot Portland.

The Wizards blew a 10-point halftime lead against the Trail Blazers Saturday night.

The Wizards open a four-game road trip in Portland on Saturday night.

LaMarcus Aldridge was supposed to miss six to eight weeks due to a thumb injury but has decided to put off the surgery.

The Wizards have won two straight close games against the Portland Trail Blazers, but a third consecutive win could finally put the team above .500.