Trevor Ariza wove through the defense as time wound down in the half, then hit a fallaway jumper to beat the buzzer over two defenders. Watch it here.
The Wizards reunite with a former teammate in Denver and look for a second win in a row. Catch the action at 5 p.m. on CSN.
Jan Vesely has played only 10 of 16 games since being traded to Denver, but he'll start getting more chances as coach Brian Shaw evaluates the roster.
The Nuggets lost J.J. Hickson to a season-ending injury, but they have won four of their last six games and still will pose problems for the Wizards who are trying to end this road trip 2-2.