The NBA will have its second Chinese New Year celebration and the Wizards will help kick off the festivities on Feb. 8.
The Wizards will look to extend their home winning streak to five games as they host Chicago, which will be without all-star forward Luol Deng.
The Wizards have won four in a row at Verizon Center, but they have won the past three home games with John Wall by an average of 17.3 points.
A nickname doesn't mean much in the NBA, but the New Orleans Hornets hope that it will now that they are becoming the Pelicans next season.
John Wall will make his first start of the season as the Wizards host the injury-riddled Minnesota Timberwolves.
NBA's rising young stars leaving Wall behind.
At the start of Wednesday's game at Utah, the Wizards looked like they just wanted their road trip to end. But they made a second-half charge.
The Wizards attempt to end this five- game road trip with a win over the Utah Jazz.
The two forwards are forming a potent combination down low.
Wizards swingman Martell Webster is excited about the prospect his home town, Seattle, could again be part of the NBA.