Despite Russell Westbrook’s best efforts, the Wizards lost a 125–124 heartbreaker to the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday
- Indiana — who beat their last opponent by a whopping 57 (!!!) points — is one spot ahead of the Wiz, at ninth in the Eastern Conference, making tonight a . Forget popcorn, get your half-smoke ready.
🏒Capitals: The Caps lost twice to the Pittsburgh Penguins — falling in overtime on Thursday before being shut out on Saturday — but still clinched a playoff spot by earning a point on Thursday () and the New York Rangers losing in regulation. Considering captain Alex Ovechkin and top defenseman John Carlson missed both contests with lower-body injuries, we’ll take it.
- With the losses, the Caps have relinquished the East Division lead to those and have just five games left to claim the East crown, starting with tonight’s 7 p.m. ET matchup against the aforementioned Rangers. Here we go.
⚾️Nationals: The Caps’ is proving to be good luck for the Nats. Our baseball boys swept Kim Ng’s (pronounced ANG) Miami Marlins over the weekend, with Nat ace Max Scherzer pitching a yesterday to lift the Nats to a tie for the National League (NL) East lead...and then head straight to the hospital for the . All in a day’s work.