The Wizards acquired Marcin Gortat days before the regular season tipped.
The Mavericks tried acquiring the center five years ago.
Stats can be manipulated to bolster many an argument. Some might argue that's the case here, but there is data that suggests the Wizards' current lineup is working quite well.
A victory will put the Wizards above .500 for the first time since 2008 and give them a split in the season series with the Mavericks.
John Wall is honest about his desire to be an All-Star for the first time in his four-year career.
An interesting decision awaits Wizards coach Randy Wittman: Re-insert Nene into the starting lineup when, or if, is right foot heals fully or leave well enough alone and keep the 7-footer coming o