Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

NBA: Wizards Beat Spurs; Aldridge Injured

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

NBA: Wizards Beat Spurs; Aldridge Injured

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Markieff Morris shot 7 of 7 from the floor for 15 points, Otto Porter Jr. added 14 and the host Washington Wizards beat the San Antonio Spurs 116-106 on Tuesday night to snap a three-game losing streak in the middle of a tight Eastern Conference playoff race.

San Antonio lost for just the second time in eight games as star LaMarcus Aldridge left with a left knee injury. He was the game's leading scorer with 13 points before he limped off late in the second quarter. The team said he had a bruised knee but would get an MRI.

Washington lit up the NBA's top scoring defense to improve to 15-11 in 26 consecutive games without five-time All-Star guard John Wall, who is close to returning from left knee surgery. The Wizards had dropped to sixth in the East by losing five of seven and could clinch a playoff spot as early as Thursday. …

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