McCollum scores 34, Pelicans beat Wizards 132-112


              Washington Wizards center Kristaps Porzingis (6) dunks over New Orleans Pelicans center Jonas Valanciunas (17) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)
            
              New Orleans Pelicans forward Naji Marshall (8) goes to the basket for a layup against Washington Wizards forward Kyle Kuzma (33) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)
            
              Washington Wizards center Kristaps Porzingis (6) handles the ball against New Orleans Pelicans forward Herbert Jones during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)
            
              Washington Wizards guard Monte Morris, left, makes a no-look pass against New Orleans Pelicans center Jonas Valanciunas, center, and guard Jose Alvarado (15) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)
            
              New Orleans Pelicans guard CJ McCollum (3) brings the ball upcourt during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)
            
              Washington Wizards forward Kyle Kuzma (33) shoots the ball for a 3-point basket against New Orleans Pelicans guard Dyson Daniels (11) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)
            
              Washington Wizards forward Rui Hachimura (8) shoots during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)
            
              New Orleans Pelicans forward Herbert Jones (5) goes to the basket against Washington Wizards forward Rui Hachimura for a layup during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)
            
              New Orleans Pelicans guard CJ McCollum (3) goes to the basket during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Terrance Williams)
McCollum scores 34, Pelicans beat Wizards 132-112