This is a minor detail, but Trevor Booker is a restricted free agent after this season, and if he's still with the Wizards come 2016 he'll have to agree in advance to give up No. 35.
For the Wizards, there's only one potential positive about the Oklahoma City Thunder, who own the longest active win streak in the NBA at nine games, coming to Verizon Center on Saturday.
The Wizards were intent on taking away the energy plays from Lob City, which methodically picked them apart instead.
The .500 and over-.500 talk has indeed gotten old. But a win Friday night puts the Wizards back there for the fifth time. They've been good on the road where they're 3-1 this month.