Monday's "embarrassing" and "unacceptable" loss to the Boston Celtics, as Jared Dudley put it, isn't about injuries for the Wizards. That excuse has gotten old really fast.
Matchup: Washington Wizards (20-21) vs. Boston Celtics (24-21)
When: Monday, 7:00 p.m. (TV: CSN, CSNMidatlantic.com via NBC Sports Live Extra)
Pace and space has gotten contagious around the NBA, and the Wizards are at least far ahead of the Cleveland Cavaliers in that area.
So who is Lou Amundson? He's pretty much an afterthought, a utility player who had his best run with the Phoenix Suns when they were competing in the conference finals with Steve Nash.
After the Wizards had their game over the weekend with the Utah Jazz called off, there's a benefit to getting the extra day to themselves.