Game Preview: Wizards vs. Heat

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WIZARDS PROBABLE STARTERS
#6 Maurice Evans
Forward, 6-5, 220 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
5.8
2.0
0.6
#31 Yi Jianlian
Forward, 7-0, 250 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
5.6
3.6
0.4
#34 JaVale McGee
Center, 7-0, 252 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
9.8
8.2
0.5
#15 Jordan Crawford
Guard, 6-4, 195 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
9.5
2.3
2.1
#2 John Wall
Guard, 6-4, 195 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
16.3
4.5
8.6

GAME NOTES

  • Tonight’s game is the fourth and final meeting of the season between the Washington Wizards and Miami Heat. Miami leads the season series, 3-0.
  • Last game versus Utah...The Wizards defeated the Utah Jazz, 100-95, in overtime on March 28th in Utah...John Wall lead all scorers with 28 points, to go along with seven assists and six rebounds... Jordan Crawford scored 25 points, grabbed five rebounds and tied his career-high in steals with four...JaVale McGee scored 11 points and pulled down 17 rebounds...Maurice Evans added 12 points.
  • JaVale McGee has pulled down 13 or more rebounds in four straight games for the first time in his career. The last Washington player to record 13 or more rebounds in four straight games was Moses Malone who had six straight games of 13 or more rebounds in January of 1988.
  • McGee has six games of 16 or more rebounds this season. The last Wizard to have six games of 16 or more rebounds in a season was Antawn Jamison during the 2007-08 season.
  • McGee is averaging 13.3 points, 10.3 rebounds and 3.1 blocks per game, while shooting .570 from the field in 14 games during the month of March. These averages represent McGee’s highs for any month this season (min-12 games).
  • John Wall is currently seven points shy of 1,000 points. The last Washington rookie to score at least 1,000 points was Juwan Howard who scored 1,104 points during the 1994-95 season.
  • Wall is averaging 19.2 points, 7.5 assists, 5.4 rebounds and 1.8 steals in 14 games during the month of March. Wall leads all Eastern Conference rookies in points, assists and steals during the month.
  • Jordan Crawford is averaging 16.7 points and 3.6 assists per game in 14 games during March. Crawford is second to back-court mate John Wall in scoring and assists among all Eastern Conference rookies during the month.
HEAT PROBABLE STARTERS
#6 LeBron James
Forward, 6-8, 250 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
26.5
7.5
6.8
#1 Chris Bosh
Forward, 6-11, 235 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
18.7
8.4
1.9
#Erick Dampierr
Center, 6-11, 270 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
2.3
3.3
0.4
#3 Dwyane Wade
Guard, 6-4, 220 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
25.7
6.6
4.4
#0 Mike Bibby
Guard, 6-2, 196 lbs
2010-11 STATS
PPG
RPG
APG
8.6
2.5
3.4