Tonight marks a week filled with opportunity for the struggling Timberwolves. Hosting the Wizards at 7 is the first contest in a 4-game homestand. Not only are the Wolves playing at home (which, no matter how empty the Target Center can be, beats playing on the road) against Washington, Memphis, New York and Charlotte. Every one of those teams is below .500, and while the Bobcats are playing very well lately, winning 3 of 4 is not a stretch.
But lets not get too far ahead of ourselves. The Wizards are having rough year with injuries galore, but there have been some bright spots. Two that have caught my eye are JaVale McGee and Andray Blatche. Feast your eyes on a pair of 7-footers: