Friday night's slate of games includes a pair of teams trying to get on the board as they head into hostile road venues and a testy series locked at one game apiece, with each team trying to seize the series.
Howard Beck joins Adam Lefkoe to give his forecast and predictions going into Friday's contests.
|Toronto||Brooklyn||7:00 p.m.||ESPN2||Tied 1-1|
|Chicago||Washington||8:00 p.m.||ESPN||WAS leads 2-0|
|Houston||Portland||10:30 p.m.||ESPN||POR leads 2-0|