Wizards-Bucks preview

2-28  Wizards  (35-25)  at  Bucks  (33-26)

TV:  8pm  TNT

Last game for Washington:  109-94 win vs Philadelphia

  • Bradley Beal-24 points, 8 assists, 5 rebounds
  • Otto Porter Jr.-23 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists
  • Kelly Oubre Jr.-19 points, 3 assists, 2 rebounds

Last game for Milwaukee:  123-121 loss vs. New Orleans

  • Khris Middleton-25 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo-20 points, 6 assists, 4 rebounds
  • Eric Bledsoe-20 points, 9 rebounds, 5 assists

Projected Wizards starters-Morris PF, Satoransky SF, Porter Jr. SF, Gortat C, Beal SG

Projected Bucks starters-Henson PF, Antetokounmpo PF, Middleton SF, Bledsoe PG, Snell SG

Washington preview-The Wizards, who have won four of there past five games, are playing the first of a back-to-back against a playoff caliber team, and then the defending champions tomorrow night. Washington shot 54% in the victory on Sunday and extended their streak of scoring 100 or more points to 14 games. In the three games this season against Milwaukee, Beal is averaging nearly 21 points per game. Washington has not played the Bucks since the middle of January, in which they lost two games in a span of ten days, and both of those were in Washington.

Milwaukee preview-The Bucks are without Malcolm Brogdon (quad) and Matthew Dellavedova (ankle). Milwaukee has scored 120 or more points in three straight games, although they have lost 2 of the 3. Jabari Parker, who had several serious injuries in his career, has returned for Milwaukee, and in the eight games he has played is averaging 10 points a game, including a season high 18 points in the previous game. In the three games this season, Antetokounmpo is averaging 28 points, 13 rebounds and 6 assists per game. Also, expect Middleton to provide a huge punch for Milwaukee tonight, as against the Wizards he is averaging 18 points and 6 rebounds in the three contests.

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