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- The Wizards are without the services of JaVale McGee and Mustafa Shakur, both of whom are suffering from the flu.
- Tonight marks the second game of O.J. Mayo’s 10-game suspension for violating the NBA’s substance abuse policy. Earlier in the day, Mayo said the substance came from an “energy drink or something similar” purchased at local gas station. “I can’t go too much into it because of the NBA,” Mayo said.
- The Wizards are still in search of their first road win of the season. After Friday night’s 124-117 double-overtime loss at Oklahoma City, the Wizards fell to 0-22 on the road.
– Marlon W. Morgan