The Wizards (40-28) have won five games in a row, while the Clippers (44-25) have won two straight games.
When the teams played in Washington on Dec. 12, the Wizards won, 104-96. In that game,
The Clippers are in fifth place in the Western Conference, half a game behind the fourth-place
The Wizards are in fifth place in the Eastern Conference.
The Clippers have won two of three games since Blake Griffin returned March 15 after missing 15 games because of a staph infection in his right elbow that required surgery.
In the team's last game, a 116-105 win over the
The Clippers will be playing without Jamal Crawford (right calf bruise), and
"Any night you go out there and do something good for the team it means a lot," Turkoglu said. "You really feel like you're part of the team."