The size of the Memphis Grizzlies, difficult to deal with for the Wizards even when at full strength, is too much to overcome when depleted.
The Wizards grew even thinner with the loss of Martell Webster, who didn't play in Monday's game vs. the Memphis Grizzlies because of a sore back.
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A win vs. the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday and the Wizards will have their longest streak in nine years.
The answer from Wizards coach Randy Wittman seems pretty bland, boring and maybe a tad predictable, but in the end it's the truth.