Beal and the Wizards face the Jazz
Washington; Monday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Bradley Beal leads Washington into a matchup against Utah. He currently ranks 10th in the league averaging 26.2 points per game.
The Wizards are 22-13 on their home court. Washington averages 41.9 rebounds per game and is 17-4 when winning the rebound battle.
The Jazz are 17-17 on the road. Utah is 38-17 when scoring 100 or more points. The matchup Monday is the first meeting of the season for the two teams.
TOP PERFORMERS: Beal is scoring 26.2 points per game and averaging 5.3 rebounds for the Wizards. Jabari Parker has averaged 16.7 points and 8.2 rebounds while shooting 59.3 percent over the last 10 games for Washington.
LAST 10 GAMES: Jazz: 7-3, averaging 110.4 points, 50 rebounds, 26.2 assists, 7.8 steals and 7.4 blocks per game while shooting 44.8 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 104.6 points on 43.4 percent shooting.
Wizards: 6-4, averaging 119.5 points, 48.3 rebounds, 27.3 assists, 7.3 steals and 4.3 blocks per game while shooting 47.7 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 116.3 points on 46.0 percent shooting.