Toronto has allowed 101 or less points to six of eight opponents this season, while Washington will want to play better defense after being shredded for 130 points by the Cavs. Rudy Gay scored 20 points and Dejounte Murray had 10 to help San Antonio's reserves outscore the Charlotte subs 62-16.
We can only imagine the tirade Bayless is going to go on when he appears on TV next for Undisputed.
Beal insinuated to CSN Washington in May, after the No. 4-seeded Wizards were eliminated by the No. 1 seeded Boston Celtics in seven games, that the Cavs purposely ducked the Wizards in the 2016 playoffs by tanking games late in the regular season to avoid the matchup. Wall deserved competitive kudos for playing on but finished with his worst shooting night of season (4 of 13 overall with seven missed free throws) and scored his lowest total (13 points).
Services sector momentum grew in October, Nikkei says
Output in the construction sector edged into growth last month despite confidence sinking to a near five-year low. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion while one below 50 denotes a contraction in activity.
Washington Wizards guard Carrick Felix and forward Markieff Morris have each been suspended one game without pay for leaving the bench area during an altercation, it was announced by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
"I feel like we're the best team".
On Friday, he scored 24 points and Cleveland shot 65.8 percent from the field in the first half for a 74-66 lead.
United Nations implores Australia to resume feeding 'starving' refugees at remote camp
Among them are about 90 Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar, about 200 men from Iran, and others from Afghanistan, Somalia and Pakistan. Six hundred refugees and asylum seekers remain inside the camp on Manus Island in Papua New Guinea.
Coach Scott Brooks confirmed Wall's absence in his pregame meeting with the media, noting Tim Frazier, also banged up with a wrist injury, would start in Wall's place as the star recovered from his injured shoulder.
James played like someone who took that slight to heart. Cleveland leads the National Basketball Association with points on 68 percent on its drives, while Washington ranks second at 63 percent. Rookie Ben Simmons recorded a triple-double with 14 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists in Philadelphia's fourth consecutive win. James, 32, also became the youngest player to reach 29,000 career points in the National Basketball Association.
Toronto was led by Demar DeRozan in the win at Utah as he accounted for 37 points and six rebounds.
Sprint and T-Mobile end merger negotiations
At this point, talk of a merger is between Softbank and Charter, rather than having direct involvement with Sprint . The companies said they ended talks after they were "unable to find mutually agreeable terms".