WAS vs CLE NBA Dream11 Basketball Prediction – Fantasy Team News
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Washington Wizards
NBA Regular Season
WAS vs CLE MATCH PREVIEW:
Cleveland Cavaliers host Washington Wizards in NBA action on Friday morning (IST) at Quicken Loans Arena, in Cleveland, Ohio.
Cavaliers (48-33) are on the up in the last few weeks. They have hit the top form at an almost perfect time. The 2016 NBA Champions are 3rd on the table in the Eastern Conference after winning 9 times in their last 10 games. This is the regular season-ending period and teams currently lying in the NBA playoff spots would be eying to rack up as many wins under their belt as possible and Cavaliers are no different.
LeBron James’ team has only four games to play in the regular season and will be facing the Wizards, 76ers, the double-header against Knicks in their last four games. So considering the profile and forms of their opponents, Wizards and 76ers are definitely the biggest teams they would be coming against in their remaining fixtures. So Cavaliers can definitely use wins against those two aforementioned teams as a statement victory.
Cavaliers Form and performance-
Cavaliers have won 9 of their last 10 games heading into this match and will be aiming for a fifth straight win after downing Toronto Raptors in their last game. That was a big big win for Cavaliers as Raptors are leaders of the conference and may go on to win it come the end of the regular season.
They are averaging 110.5 points per game this season, which is the fifth best return in 2017-18. LeBron James is once outperforming every other Cavaliers teammate as he is averaging 27.4 points this season.
Washington Wizards (42-36), on the other hand, are 7th in Eastern Conference. They booked their place in the NBA playoffs after Denver Nuggets failed to beat Philadelphia 76ers in their last game. So Wizards may come into this match feeling light and confident.
Wizards Form and performance-
The visitors are 13th best team in NBA this season as far as accumulating points are concerned. They are averaging 106.7 points per game this season.
Wizards have faced Cavaliers three times this season. They lost two and won the last game 110-103 on February 22.
Wizards have a very good record in against Cavaliers in Cleveland. They have won four times in their last five games.
But Cavaliers are on a roll at home, winning seven-game on the trot heading into this match.
Considering bot these stats, it could be a very intriguing battle at Quicken Loans Arena.
Match Timing: Tomorrow, April 06, 05:30 AM IST
Venue: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio
Last 10 Games –
Cleveland Cavaliers – W W W W W L W W W W
Washington Wizards – W W L L L W L W L L
Cleveland Cavaliers – Win – 48, Loss – 30
Washington Wizards – Win – 42, Loss – 36
Top Performer –
For Cleveland Cavaliers-
|Points Per Game||LeBron James||27.4|
|Rebounds per Game||Kevin Love||9.4|
|Assists Per Game||LeBron James||9.1|
For Washington Wizards:
|Points Per Game||Bradley Beal||22.7|
|Rebounds per Game||Marcin Gortat||7.6|
|Assists Per Game||John Wall||9.4|
WAS vs CLE TEAM NEWS:
George Hill (Ankle Injury), has been ruled out of this match, while London Perrantes is a big doubt and comes under game-time decision for Cavaliers. All other players are available for selection.
London Perrantes isn’t playing.
LeBron James (Forward), Kevin Love (Forward), Jeff Green (Center), Rodney Hood (Guard), Jose Calderon (Guard)
From the bench: J.R. Smith, Jordan Clarkson, Larry Nance Jr., Kyle Korver, Tristan Thompson, John Holland, Cedi Osman, Ante Zizic
Chris McCullough and David Robinson are both listed as game-time decisions for Wizards in this match.
Chris McCullough and David Robinson aren’t playing.
Markieff Morris (Forward), Otto Porter Jr. (Forward), Marcin Gortat (Center), John Wall (Guard), Bradley Beal (Guard)
From the bench: Kelly Oubre Jr, Tomas Satoransky, Mike Scott, Tim Frazier, Jodie Meeks, Ian Mahinmi, Ramon Sessions
Cleveland Cavaliers – LeBron James, Kevin Love
Washington Wizards – Bradley Beal, John wall
WAS vs CLE FANTASY TEAM:
INDIA FANTASY PREDICTION:
Cleveland Cavaliers are at home and thus favorite in this match.
We are backing Cavaliers to win the match.
NOTE: THIS WAS vs CLE MATCH PREVIEW IS BASED ON OUR RESEARCH AND UNDERSTANDING FROM VARIOUS NEWS SOURCES. YOU CAN SELECT YOUR OWN PLAYING 11 ON THE BASIS OF TEAM NEWS.