The morning after a game like this is loaded with questions about the Wizards, who blew a chance to virtually lock up a No. 6 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.
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Trevor Ariza is on track to play for vs. the Charlotte Bobcats after practicing Tuesday as he tries to fully recover from the flu.
The Wizards did the prudent thing Monday by giving Trevor Ariza, who has played through illness the last two games, the day off.
Being tired, and excuse or not the Wizards were certainly that Saturday, isn't going to cut it with playoff seeding on the line entering the final two weeks of the season.