LAS VEGAS -- Alex Len's ankles have been a problem, and that had everything to do with the Wizards passing up the 7-1 center in last season's draft and taking Otto Porter third overall instead.
Tensions over Crimea between Russia and Ukraine are not just something on the news for former University of Maryland star Alex Len.
While the Wizards are jostling for playoff position in the East, the Phoenix Suns are fighting for their playoff lives.
John Wall set the table the way a point guard should, and sharpshooter Bradley Beal closed the show for the Wizards, who returned to .500 for the fifth time Friday night after a hard-fought victor
It has taken some time for former Maryland center Alex Len to assimilate himself into the NBA, but he had a breakout game on Monday night vs. Denver.