John Wall will provide himself with a nightly reminder about this season's postseason goal right on his game shoes. Or rather, write on his shoes.
The Wizards go for their first preseason win Tuesday night as the champion Miami Heat come to town. Coverage starts tonight with Wizards Central at 6:30 p.m. on CSN.
Nene had a family matter to deal with in his country and will not return to the team until Wednesday.
The results haven't panned out yet, but Trevor Ariza is certain that the adversity the Wizards dealt with last season will help them in 2013-14.