Wizards big man Ronny Turiaf is expected to miss five-to-six weeks after breaking his left hand.
The loss of Turiaf will result in extra minutes for power forward Aundray Blatche and center JaVale McGee.
Would Washington consider making an offer for disgruntled Sacramento center DeMarcus Cousins?
Cousins has demanded a trade and was sent home by the team.
The 2010 lottery pick was the college roomate of John Wall.