The New York Knicks were no match for the Washington Wizards on Christmas day.
Kids, there really is a Santa Claus also known as the NBA schedule makers.
More proof that John Wall's star is on the rise came Christmas morning courtesy of the NBA.
NEW YORK -- Bradley Beal wasn't here Nov. 4, when the Wizards won by 15 points at Madison Square Garden earlier this season.
The departure of Trevor Ariza, the Wizards' best one-on-one defender, left a sizable hole in a defense that had been top 10 in scoring the last two seasons.