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.
Coach Randy Wittman has worked mostly on defense with his team leading into Tuesday's preseason opener vs. the Brooklyn Nets.
PRE-GAME WARMUP … leading into Tuesday night's preseason tipoff between the Wizards and Nets at Verizon Center:
Wizards vs. Nets
at Verizon Center
TV: Tonight, NBATV, 7 ET. Radio: 106.7 FM