Once Drew Gooden's second 10-day contract expires March 18, the surprising three-point shooting big man will be retained for the rest of the season.
The Wizards could have more size to deal with Al Jefferson if Kevin Seraphin's right knee holds up after Tuesday's session.
This isn't the same team that the Wizards routed 97-83 in January with the addition of Towson's Gary Neal to strengthen the bench.
The Wizards are 5-0 against their next three opponents this week and can't afford to have any missteps if they hope to at least maintain their No. 5 spot in the East.