The Wizards nearly overcame a 29-point deficit against New Orleans with a big second half, but they couldn't complete the comeback.
The Wizards fell to the Pelicans, 88-84, Monday night despite a late surge from a 29-point deficit. Click here for highlights.
The Wizards, without John Wall or Paul Pierce in the lineup, overcame a terrible first half in an 88-84 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night.

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Garrett Temple - G
Garrett Temple played a game-high 42 minutes against the Pelicans on Monday during an 88-84... He's in a battle with Otto Porter for the starting shooting guard spot and has played well. Temple also ran the point quite a bit tonight, so it might make sense to bring...
Oct 20 10:16PM Read More
Kevin Seraphin - F/C
Kevin Seraphin turned in a solid game on Monday with 14 points, five rebounds and one block in... It's been a roller coaster for Seraphin in the preseason. In his last five games, he's averaged 11.6 points, 7.6 boards, 1.2 assists, 1.0 blocks and 4.0 fouls in 22.6...
Oct 20 10:13PM Read More
Marcin Gortat - C
Marcin Gortat had a front-row seat for Anthony Davis going off on Monday and finished with... It was one of Gortat's worst games of the preseason and he knew it. "It was an awful game," Gortat said. "It would’ve been better if we stayed in bed."...
Oct 20 10:11PM Read More
Otto Porter - F
Otto Porter made 4-of-10 from the field on Monday for 12 points with three rebounds, three... He is living and dying by the mid-range jumper since Las Vegas, but the looks haven't been as clean as they were at Las Vegas Summer League. The Wizards are definitely going...
Oct 20 10:07PM Read More
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce (rest/knee) will not suit up for Monday's exhibition against the Pelicans. Pierce had a hard fall during Friday's preseason game, and he did not participate in Sunday's practice, but the injury is not considered serious. Pierce should be ready to...
Oct 20 6:55PM Read More
John Wall - G
John Wall (left knee tendinitis) will not play in Monday's preseason game vs. the Pelicans, but... Wall has dealt with tendinitis in his left knee for a few years now, but it didn't cause him to miss a single game last season. Given the fact that Wittman expects Wall to...
Oct 20 6:25PM Read More
Glen Rice Jr. - G/F
The Wizards have been "totally non-committal" on Glen Rice Jr. (ankle) for the season... He hasn't been moving much at practice and it would appear he's closer to doubtful. If the Wizards feel comfortable with Garrett Temple and Otto Porter at the shooting guard...
Oct 20 11:56AM Read More
Kris Humphries - F/C
Kris Humphries (hand) will have his surgically-repaired hand examined on Monday. He is making good progress and we should know more after tomorrow's consultation. He is still expected to be out until late October at the earliest. He is not recommended...
Oct 19 2:46PM Read More
Glen Rice Jr. - G/F
Glen Rice Jr. (ankle) is making progress in his recovery and was seen taking jumpers at... We expect him back very soon but he should still be considered questionable for opening night. Rice Jr. has a great chance to carve out a significant role in the Wizard's...
Oct 19 2:43PM Read More
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce (knee bruise) was held out of practice on Sunday. He suffered the injury during Friday's game and was eventually cleared to return. He's not expected to play in Monday's exhibition but should be ready to go for the season...
Oct 19 2:40PM Read More
Garrett Temple - G
Garrett Temple started Friday's 96-86 exhibition loss to the Bobcats despite a nagging thigh... Like most of the injuries you're reading about these days it's not serious. Should Randy Wittman decide he'd rather bring Otto Porter off the bench while Bradley Beal and...
Oct 17 11:12PM Read More
Drew Gooden - F/C
Drew Gooden (hamstring) returned to action in Friday's preseason loss, logging 17 minutes with... Gooden is emergency and situational depth for the Wizards frontcourt with no real fantasy value.
Oct 17 11:09PM Read More
Otto Porter - F
Otto Porter came off the bench on Friday despite the absence of Glen Rice Jr., finishing with... It's possible that Randy Wittman will want to keep Porter in his bench role to maintain continuity as guys like Rice and Bradley Beal return. Wittman used Garrett Temple as...
Oct 17 11:07PM Read More
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce hit the ground hard just before halftime of Friday's exhibition and started... Per the TV broadcast, Pierce parlayed the situation into an early shower and a head start on Friday night's activities. If you ever see him writhing around in pain, chances...
Oct 17 9:03PM Read More
Paul Pierce - F
Paul Pierce will suit up for Friday's preseason game vs. the Hornets. Pierce was rested during Wednesday's exhibition, but he'll make a return to the lineup on Friday. Pierce's ability to contribute to all areas of the stat sheet make him a...
Oct 17 6:26PM Read More
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Team Stats

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Per Game
John Wall8236.3.433.805.35119.3
Bradley Beal7334.7.419.788.40217.1
Trevor Ariza7735.4.456.772.40714.4
Marcin Gortat8132.8.542.6861.00013.2
Martell Webster7827.7.433.840.3929.7
Drew Gooden2218.0.531.889.4128.3
Trevor Booker7221.6.551.618.0006.8
Al Harrington3415.0.396.771.3406.6
Andre Miller5816.9.459.779.5244.9
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