Already without Nene against Magic, the Wizards also lose Kevin Seraphin to knee soreness.
With Nene out for six weeks, the Wizards will lean more Kevin Seraphin and Trevor Booker but also look to fill their vacant roster spot, possibly with veteran Drew Gooden.
Al Harrington and Kevin Seraphin combined to score nine points after Nene went down with a left knee injury in the third quarter to help Wizards get back to .500.
Kevin Seraphin continues to respond when given sporadic minutes. He scored a season-high 19 points to help Wizards beat Portland, get over .500.
After waiting for an opportunity Kevin Seraphin scored 18 second-half points to help the Wizards rally from 25-point deficit in 114-107 loss at Verizon Center.
Washington's bench players staged a 14-0 second-half run to put team in position to defeat the Pistons on Monday
Kevin Seraphin is working hard to get back on track and has scored in double-figures in two of past three games.
The Wizards have their worst first half of the preseason but the bench, led by Kevin Seraphin, helped the team have a respectable finish in 99-96 loss to Detroit.
After declining to play for France last summer, Kevin Seraphin focused on getting trim and preparing to bounce back from disappointing season.
After disappointing campaign, big man might train more in Washington.