Except for the rare exceptions, nobody likes coming off the bench in basketball. Being a starter is a badge of honor that players carry with great pride.
The Wizards are healthier now than at any point this season, meaning more lineup and rotational options for Randy Wittman.
Another example of why it's good to have John Wall back:
The Wizards entered Denver having lost 15 of 16 road games including a heartbreaker at Sacramento in the opening game of their current five-game road swing.