The Wizards had no use for Shannon Brown after acquiring him from Phoenix in a deal for Marcin Gortat, but he has rebounded well with the San Antonio Spurs.
The Wizards are excited about welcoming Marcin Gortat but took some time to reflect on a "great teammate" in Emeka Okafor.
Gortat averaged 11.1 points, 8.5 rebounds last season.
The Wizards have given Emeka Okafor permission to rehab and recover from herniated disk in his neck in New York.
Veteran has a herniated disk in his neck.
Emeka Okafor and Trevor Ariza can opt out of their contracts after this season but both intend to complete their current deals.
The Wizards don't have one go-to-guy in the clutch, but they have had some success in doing it by committee.
Emeka Okafor got hot in the first half against Sacramento, continuing his inspired play of late, but he was disappointed with the loss.
Washington faces the New Orleans Hornets on Tuesday night.
Wizards starting five struggles in 108-101 loss against New York Knicks.