The Washington Wizards continue to roll along despite being without their top big man. The Wizards seek their fifth consecutive victory Thursday night as they visit Toronto for a date with the Raptors.
Just as Ohio State thought its season couldn’t get any worse last month, Penn State proved that it could when it ended an 18-game losing streak to its Big Ten rival.
No. 22 Memphis has already earned a first-round bye in the American Athletic Conference tournament, but Houston is chasing one as the Cougars host the streaking Tigers on Thursday.
The Denver Nuggets are losers of three straight and eight of nine to fall well off the pace in the race for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
Arkansas already knocked off Kentucky once this season, and doing it again would greatly improve the NCAA Tournament chances for the Razorbacks.
The Phoenix Suns travel to Utah to take on the Jazz on Wednesday and after blowing fourth quarter leads in consecutive losses, will be looking to put together a full 48-minute effort to snap out of the recent funk.
Picked to finish behind Duke, Syracuse and North Carolina in the ACC preseason poll, No. 11 Virginia is currently looking down at those three teams - and every other squad in the conference.
The San Antonio Spurs play at home for the first time since Feb. 1 when they entertain the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday.
The Cleveland Cavaliers had a golden opportunity to defeat the Atlantic-leading Toronto Raptors at home, but fell apart down the stretch.
Damian Lillard is doing a superb job of carrying Portland during the absence of All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge and will look for his fifth consecutive strong outing when the Trail Blazers host the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday.