Dallas Mavericks

GameDay: Dallas Mavericks at Washington Wizards

Mavs at Wizards

6 p.m. Wednesday, Verizon Center, Washington


Radio: ESPN/103.3 FM, ESPN/1540 AM (Spanish)

Records: Mavs 8-3; Wizards 7-2

About the Mavs: The Mavs are 1-0 on this two-game road trip after Monday’s 107-80 win at Charlotte. Overall, the Mavs are 3-2 on the road. ... Dallas leads the NBA in scoring (109.3 ppg) and point differential (+11.1 ppg), and is second in field-goal shooting (49.2 percent). ... Brandan Wright continues to lead the league in field-goal shooting (75 percent), while Tyson Chandler is third (70.3 percent). ... The Mavs have had at least a 17-point lead in seven games this season. ... Dirk Nowitzki on Wednesday will become the 31st player in NBA history to play in 1,200 games.

About the Wizards: Washington (7-2) has the fifth-best record in the NBA and second-best in the East behind Toronto. ... The Wizards (4-0), Memphis (6-0) and Atlanta (4-0) are the only teams yet to lose a game at home. ... Washington is riding a three-game winning streak. ... John Wall leads the Wizards with 19.4 points and 9.1 assists per game. ... Bradley Beal returned to practice Monday for the first time since fracturing his left wrist in an Oct. 10 preseason game at Charlotte. But he won’t play Wednesday. ... The Wizards have dropped their last eight games to Dallas.