The Wizards would prefer to keep their 15th and final roster open but they'd quickly change gears for Ray Allen.
This is a series to look at how the Wizards stack up against their opponents in the East, where they finished 44-38 last season for a No.
Emeka Okafor led the Wizards in rebounding last season with just under nine boards per game. Right now, the veteran center isn't pounding the paint but rehabbing a herniated disk in his neck.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Pau Gasol had 22 points and 12 rebounds in his return to the starting lineup and Kobe Bryant nearly had a triple-double in leading the Los Angeles Lakers to a 111-100 victory ove