"I think I'm going to play tomorrow," the rookie says after shaking off wrist injury.
Reserve Trevor Ariza made five three-pointers and forced Carmelo Anthony to work for his shots, and Chris Singleton came off the bench to give the Wizards a shot in the arm.
Wizards swingman Martell Webster is excited about the prospect his home town, Seattle, could again be part of the NBA.
The Wizards appear completely re-energized with their third straight victory, and second since the return of John Wall from a knee injury.
Washington faces the New Orleans Hornets on Tuesday night.
Coach Randy Wittman won't speculate on when the forward will be able to play again.
Another different starting lineup doesn't prove to be the answer as the Wizards lose their 12th consecutive game in a 118-92 home defeat to the San Antonio Spurs.
Shaun Livingston joins the Wizards for a second stint and reunites with some familiar faces and a system that brought his career back to life.
Trevor Booker scores 22 points in his first preseason start and A.J. Price has a double-double with 17 points and 11 assists as Wizards win their second game of the preseason, 102-94, in Milwaukee.
John Wall has had two respectable seasons in Washington he understands the Wizards won't become relevant unless he elevates his game.