Carmelo Anthony and JR Smith each scored 20 points, and the New York Knicks beat the Washington Wizards for the 10th straight time, 108-87 on Friday night.
The Wizards credit a locker room chat to opening the door to their first win of the season.
The Wizards were wilting late against Portland until Jordan Crawford hit a big shot that helped the Wizards get a much needed win.
Led by Jordan Crawford [19 points], Trevor Ariza [14 points] and Kevin Seraphin’s second double-double of the season [10 points, 10 rebounds] the Wizards finally recorded their first win of the season Wednesday night, defeating the Portland Trailer Blazers 84-82 in front of a sparse but jubilant crowd at Verizon Center.
Slowly but surely, the Wizards are returning to health. But can Nene help lead them to a victory? Coverage begins at 6:30 pm on CSN!