Washington Wizards Play-In Game Tonight Against the Boston Celtics
The Washington Wizards will take on the Boston Celtics tonight at 9pm on TNT. The winner of the game will be the 7th seed in the Eastern Conference and take on the #2 seed Brooklyn Nets.
The Celtics were considered contenders for the title to start the season, but have been fairly average throughout the season– finishing up with a 36-36 record after a disappointing 1-5 record in their last 6 games.
While the Wizards ended with a 34-38 record, they have gone 17-6 since April 5th and are one of the hottest teams in the NBA.
The loser of this game will face the winner of the Pacers/Hornets game in order to become the 8th seed in the Eastern Conference, and will take on the #1 seed Philadelphia 76ers.