The Washington Wizards and the New Orleans Pelicans are playing a showcase exhibition game in Baltimore tonight, but two of the game's biggest names will not be on the court.
Again, winning isn't the priority for exhibition games. The defending champion San Antonio Spurs even have a losing record.
Usually when going into the final two preseason games, the Wizards would be fine-tuning their principles and relying on players with guaranteed roster spots.
The good habits the Wizards spoke glowingly about since training camp began almost a month ago have continued.