The San Antonio Spurs will carry some much-needed momentum from a gritty win onto the court when they host the surprising Washington Wizards on Monday night. The Spurs will play the third game in a four-game homestand after outlasting Boston 96-88 on Friday to snap a six-game losing streak. Dejounte Murray scored 29 points -- eight during a decisive late run -- and grabbed 11 rebounds in the win, which came down to the final minutes after San Antonio blew a 24-point advantage and surrendered the lead to the Celtics in the fourth quarter.
Washington Wizards (13-7, third in the Eastern Conference) vs. San Antonio Spurs (5-13, 13th in the Western Conference)San Antonio; Monday, 8:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards take on Dejounte Murray and the San Antonio Spurs in a non-conference matchup.The Spurs have gone 3-6 in home games. San Antonio ranks second in the Western Conference with 53.0 points per game in the paint led by Jakob Poeltl averaging 10.9.The Wizards are 6-5 on the road. Washington is the E
The Wizards defeated the Mavericks, 120-114. Bradley Beal led the Wizards with 26 points, five rebounds and seven assists, while Kyle Kuzma added 22 points and nine rebounds in the victory. Luka Doncic tallied a game-high 33 points and 10 assists for the Mavericks in the losing effort. The Wizards improve to 13-7 on the season, while the Mavericks fall to 10-8.