The irony of what's happening with the Wizards is despite their 4-1 start and all the size they've acquired to the frontcourt, they're actually grown worse at rebounding.
This is an occasional look at the Wizards (4-1) and where they stack up -- against each other and the league -- in key statistical areas going into Thursday's games.
Roy Hibbert and the shorthanded Indiana Pacers were in Washington Wednesday night to face the Wizards. Georgetown coach John Thompson - also known by some as the "Hibbert Whisperer" was not.
Last season, the Wizards would've lost a game like the one they played vs.
The Wizards are 4-1 after a hard-fought 96-94 victory vs. the Indiana Pacers, and by the end of this week will have played four games in a five-day stretch.