Usually when going into the final two preseason games, the Wizards would be fine-tuning their principles and relying on players with guaranteed roster spots.
Coach Randy Wittman is back to a complaint occasionally heard last season that suggests he's talking mostly about his point guard and catalyst John Wall.
The Wizards lost for the second time in the preseason to a team they have trouble with no matter the stakes, the Charlotte Hornets.
Glen Rice will sit out Friday's preseason game versus Charlotte. This isn't surprising considering the second-year swingman suffered an ankle injury in Wednesday's win over Maccabi Haifa.
There's a strong chance that the Wizards will start Otto Porter, who is doing reps in practice at shooting guard, for Friday's exhibition vs.