The Wizards could be back at .500 with another victory representing their fourth in a row, all coming away from Verizon Center.
John Wall's All Star voting rank among Eastern Conference guards remains the same: fourth place, behind Dwayne Wade, Kyrie Irving and Derrick Rose.
Only recently did Kevin Seraphin find his way out of coach Randy Wittman's doghouse.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have had as much time off as the Wizards, both of whom last played over the weekend.
The NBA on Christmas Day is about a great many things, including promoting the league brand with five games and stars like LeBron James and Kevin Durant.