These two teams are heading south and are desperate to turn around their fortunes with the East tightening in the stretch run of the season.
Just how good is Kendall Marshall, and did the Wizards make a mistake in not finding a way to retain the point guard when they orchestrated a trade with the Phoenix Suns for Marcin Gortat?
The Wizards sure could use Shelvin Mack today. They drafted him two years ago, 34th overall in the second round, cut him, re-signed him last December and cut him again.
What a difference Nene makes. The power forward, who sat out the previous game because of soreness in his right Achilles, was a surprise starter Saturday as the Wizards (8-9) picked up where they