Missing five players, including three starters and their top sixth man, the Wizards put away the Memphis Grizzlies at Verizon Center on Monday night. It was their first victory vs.
The Wizards played without starting center Emeka Okafor again because of flu-like symptoms and guards Bradley Beal (ankle) and A.J.
His team may have the worst record in the NBA, but at least Wizards coach Randy Wittman still has a sense of humor.
When the Wizards traded Rashard Lewis and a second-round pick to the New Orleans Hornets for Emeka Okafor and Trevor Ariza, it wasn’t jut to rid themselves of Lewis’ $22 million salary.