Gooden had 15 points and 17 rebounds in a season-high 39 minutes.
Bynum played 30 games in China this season and is coming off a hamstring injury.
In need of back-court depth, the Wizards will free up a roster spot to sign the veteran guard.
Third-year guard has had a history of leg and foot injuries during his short NBA career.
Analyzing the play that doomed the Wizards in Wednesday's 103-101 loss to Indiana.
Wizards guard rolls his right ankle in the first quarter of Wednesday's game and doesn't return.
Washington looks to end its three-game skid against a healthier Indiana team in what should be a physical contest.
Beal says of Marreese Speights comments, "I don’t think quit. We just didn’t play hard," while his point guard says, "We didn't execute our game plan."