MIAMI -- When the Wizards started 2-7 a season ago -- and were pounded in the paint by the bruising bigs of the Detroit Pistons in the opener -- the problem was defense.
Earlier I posted NBA season predictions
The Wizards have 11 players available, and although coach Randy Wittman likes to keep his lineups close to the vest it's not difficult to predict tonight's starting five vs.
Except for Trevor Ariza, who no longer is with the Wizards, everything went wrong Oct. 30, 2013.
MIAMI -- This is a contract year for Kevin Seraphin, who was not happy with signing a one-year qualifying offer for $3.8 million with the Wizards over the summer.