Minnesota Timberwolves


A first-time slam-dunk champion will be crowned at NBA All-Star weekend next month after the four-man field was announced Tuesday night.


Paul Pierce hasn't done much in the last four days because of a big right toe injury that put him out of Wizards' last game and unable to fully practice.


Since Nene has returned from a recurring soft-tissue injury to his right foot, he has been on a minutes restriction as a reserve.


The chemistry between John Wall and Bradley Beal is at an all-time high as the Wizards won their fifth game in a row and on the cusp of making some franchise history.