2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
46-28, 1st in Southeast
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Wizards hold on to top Lakers (1:12)
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Wizards clinch first division title since 1979

Washington rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Lakers 119-108 on Tuesday, clinching the Southeast Division title and ending the longest division-title drought in NBA history.

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Wall elevates for big dunk after steal (0:20)
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Lakers' Nwaba puts some force into this block (0:22)
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Wall's alley-oop to Beal looks too easy (0:19)

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The Wizards clinch the Southeast Division title with a win over the Lakers (10:30 p.m. ET) or a Hawks loss to the Suns (7:30 p.m. ET) on Tuesday night.

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No NBA team has featured more balanced scoring this season than the Wizards, who comfortably lead the league in games with all five starters in double figures. That's a far cry from where Washington was a season ago.

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The Wizards' scorching 59.8 percent shooting on Saturday against Cleveland was the highest shooting percentage against the Cavs this year.

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Patrick Beverly has held Russell Westbrook to a 29.6 percent shooting this season. Only John Wall (20.0) has held Westbrook to a lower field-goal percentage this season (minimum 20 attempts).

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Wall, Wiz hold on to top Cavaliers (1:36)

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Cavs lose 127-115 as they dug a hole for themselves early against Washington and couldn't come back. LeBron James 24p 11r 8a; Kyrie Irving 23p 4a; Kevin Love 17p 7r; Richard Jefferson 10p; Kyle Korver 10p. WAS put all five starters in double digits led by John Wall 37p 11a 2s and Bradley Beal 27p 6a. The Wizards shot 59.8 percent from the floor and 44.4 percent from 3. Washington outrebounded Cleveland 40-32.

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Wall dazzles with no-look dish to Porter Jr. (0:38)
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LeBron shaken up after midair collision (0:28)
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Kyrie picks Wall's pocket, drops dime to Jefferson (0:28)
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Wall takes on three Cavs defenders with ease (0:28)
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Kyrie ascends for huge rejection on Wall (0:17)
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Beal streaks for coast-to-coast and-1 layup (0:26)
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Wall maneuvers around LeBron for bucket (0:19)
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LeBron slams it with Mahinmi in his path (0:21)
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Wall hits all 8 shots, drops 18 in first quarter (0:56)
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LeBron tosses goggles away after miss (0:24)

Team Stats

Points Per Game109.45th
Rebounds Per Game43.122nd
Assists Per Game24.17th
Points Allowed106.922nd

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-174628.622
2015-164141.500
2014-154636.561
2013-144438.537
2012-132953.354