7:30 p.m. [CSN+]
The Sabres and Capitals are scrambling for a playoff spot, so two points tonight would be huge. Buffalo is tied for ninth and Washington is 11th in the Eastern Conference. Eight teams make the postseason cut. The Caps are coming off a 10-2 win over the Boston Bruins but have lost all three games against the Sabres this season.
9 P.M. [ESPN]
Shaquille O'Neal tries to get on track with his new team when the Suns face Carmelo Anthony (Towson Catholic) and the Nuggets, who are fighting for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference. In Anthony and guard Allen Iverson, the Nuggets have two All-Star starters averaging more than 25 points a game.