The Wizards played without starting center Emeka Okafor again because of flu-like symptoms and guards Bradley Beal (ankle) and A.J.
Every now and then, Kevin Seraphin will show flashes of being a reliable center.
Wizards vs. Lakers
at Staples Center
TV: CSN, 10:30 p.m. ET
Season series: Lakers lead 1-0.
Yesterday we profiled the NBA stars of tomorrow play this month in the NCAA Tournament's West and Midwest region.
The Wizards have enough trouble trying to win on the road, especially at the Los Angeles Lakers.