The Wizard turned the ball over too often to have a chance against Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks.
Carmelo Anthony and JR Smith each scored 20 points, and the New York Knicks beat the Washington Wizards for the 10th straight time, 108-87 on Friday night.
The Wizards credit a locker room chat to opening the door to their first win of the season.
The Wizards were wilting late against Portland until Jordan Crawford hit a big shot that helped the Wizards get a much needed win.
Led by Jordan Crawford [19 points], Trevor Ariza [14 points] and Kevin Seraphin’s second double-double of the season [10 points, 10 rebounds] the Wizards finally recorded their first win of the season Wednesday night, defeating the Portland Trailer Blazers 84-82 in front of a sparse but jubilant crowd at Verizon Center.