CAPITAL ONE ARENA -- Scott Brooks doesn’t know much about Sam Dekker. Four games since the Wizards acquired the energy forward as part of a successful three-team deal, it’s clear the head coach is enjoying the homework.
John Wall’s passionate work from the start against the Los Angeles Lakers helped snap the Wizards’ four-game losing streak, but Dekker’s X-factor performance also ...
At some point in his next few games, Joe Ingles will make a 3-pointer that will move him up another notch on the Utah Jazz’s all-time leaderboard. The Aussie has knocked down 536 triples during his time with the Jazz, which currently puts him four back of Bryon Russell (540) for the third most makes in franchise history.
Kyle Kuzma showcased a wide array of spin moves, hook shots and a surprisingly efficient 3-point stroke while winning the hearts of Lakers fans across the globe last season, and then went on to set multiple rookie records for the historic franchise en route to an All-Rookie First Team selection, fully establishing him as one the league’s most promising young scorers.