Nets vs. Wizards: Key Injuries to Watch

The Brooklyn Nets face the Washington Wizards with several players battling injuries.

Nets guard Dennis Smith Jr. (hip), forward Keita Bates-Diop (shin), and forward Cam Johnson (toe) are confirmed out.

Cam Thomas (back) is questionable for the Nets.

The Wizards could see Kyle Kuzma (shoulder) and Deni Avdija (illness) return to action.

Eugene Omoruyi (ankle), Tyus Jones (back), Landry Shamet (calf), Bilal Coulibaly (wrist), and Isaiah Livers (hip) are out for Washington.

This injury-riddled matchup could have significant implications for the Eastern Conference standings.

Check back for updates on player availability as game time approaches.

The Nets are favored, but the Wizards' injury situation could create an upset opportunity.

Mexico's "Grand Lady of Sinaloa": Remembering Lola Beltrán's Legacy