Kendrick Perkins


It's no secret what the Wizards have to do to get the season split with the Oklahoma City Thunder tonight, and that's take Kevin Durant out of the game (CSN, and NBC Sports Live


As usual, Kendrick Perkins' face had a scowl, but instead of it being voluntary in hopes of intimidating opponents, this one was from the beating he took -- physically, and later verbally -- from


Oklahoma City isn't just on a 10-game winning streak -- the longest in the NBA -- they've won three sets of back-to-backs in the process. Saturday's game will represent their fourth. 


For the Wizards, there's only one potential positive about the Oklahoma City Thunder, who own the longest active win streak in the NBA at nine games, coming to Verizon Center on Saturday.