Preview: Wizards go for fourth-straight win Saturday vs. Portland

WHERE: Capital One Arena
WHEN: 7 p.m.
TV: NBC Sports Washington
RADIO: The Team 980 & Wizards App

Riding a three-game winning streak, the Wizards continue their extended homestand on Saturday night, hosting the Trail Blazers at 7 p.m. at Capital One Arena. Washington is coming off wins over Orlando (twice) and Oklahoma City while Portland looks to bounce back from a loss in Denver on Thursday night.

The Wizards will be playing without Bradley Beal and head coach Wes Unseld Jr., both of whom entered the NBA’s health and safety protocols earlier this week and Davis Bertans (left mid-foot sprain).

PROBABLE STARTERS
WIZARDS TRAIL BLAZERS
G Spencer Dinwiddie Dennis Smith Jr.
G Corey Kispert Ben McLemore
F Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Nassir Little
F Kyle Kuzma Robert Covington
C Daniel Gafford Jusuf Nurkic
STAT LEADERS
WIZARDS TRAIL BLAZERS
PPG Beal (24.0) Lillard (24.0)
RPG Kuzma (8.7) Nurkic (10.2)
APG Beal (6.4) Lillard (7.3)

INJURY REPORT
WIZARDS:
Bradley Beal (health and safety protocols – out)
Davis Bertans (left mid-foot sprain – out)

TRAIL BLAZERS :
Damian Lillard (core muscle recovery – out)
CJ McCollum (return to competition reconditioning – out)
Larry Nance Jr. (right knee inflammation – out)
Norman Powell (health and safety protocols – out)
Cody Zeller (right knee patellar fracture – out)

LAST FIVE GAMES
WIZARDS:
112-106 (W) vs. ORL (BOX SCORE)
122-118 (W) vs. OKC (BOX SCORE)
102-100 (W) at ORL (BOX SCORE)
122-130 (L) at CHI (BOX SCORE)
111-114 (L) vs. HOU (BOX SCORE)

TRAIL BLAZERS:
108-140 (L) at DEN (BOX SCORE)
114-108 (W) vs. BKN (BOX SCORE)
103-88 (W) vs. SAC (BOX SCORE)
101-114 (L) vs. CLE (BOX SCORE)
109-115 (L) vs. MIA (BOX SCORE)

TICKETS
Tickets for all Wizards home games can be purchased HERE.

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