The 14-year veteran has built his reputation as a premier spot-up shooter in the NBA, but he's proving to be much more during a second stint in Washington.
Washington has its best defensive game of the season in a 101-87 victory over Detroit.
Washington received extra rest after beating the Knicks in London, and can make up more ground in its playoff push Monday against Detroit.
Hurts, who reportedly has entered his name into the NCAA transfer portal, attended the Maryland basketball game vs. Indiana on Friday night.
The Cowboys' star and a fellow rookie are creating the prototype for the position in the modern game.
Pair combine for 57 points as Washington handles an Eastern Conference title contender.
The 25-year old wide receiver says he is keeping his options open entering free agency.
The veteran running back was a surprisingly consistent bright spot for Washington in 2018.
The Lakers' superstar scored just 13 points and had more turnovers than assists as part of his worst offensive showing in Washington in 16 seasons.
Starting offensive linemen Trent Williams and Brandon Scherff were both banged up in Washington's home opener, a forgettable afternoon for the offensive line.