The Washington Wizards take on the Toronto Raptors at Verizon Center. The Wizards have shown signs of being both a good and bad team this season, coming in with a 14-15 record. Entering with a record of 15-15, the Raptors have been a middling team this season. They been been hot as of late over the last ten games, going 8-2 during that span to get back to .500 on the season. This game is slated to start at 7:00 pm EST and TSN and CSN-DC will be providing coverage of the contest.
The Wizards are regrouping after their loss to the Mavericks, 87-78. Despite the loss, Trevor Booker earned his third double-double of the year. He recorded 10 points and 19 rebounds for the Wiz. Meanwhile, the Raptors are coming off a win over the Pacers, 95-82. Kyle Lowry was one of the leaders and claimed his fifth double-double of the season, accounting for 13 points and 14 assists. This is the second game of the season between these two teams, with the Raptors winning the first matchup, 96-88. John Wall was the top overall scorer in the game with 37 points.