Paul Pierce fell hard in the waning seconds of the second quarter of the Wizards' preseason game vs.
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.
Daniel Orton, waived by the Wizards early Thursday, asked for his release so he can play in China, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed to CSNwahington.com.