Personnel Department

Sunday, December 2, 2007

PERSONNEL DEPT.

Wizards: Entering last night, F Caron Butler had hit 10 of 11 three-pointers in his previous three games. Butler, who had 18 three-pointers last season, has 19 in 16 games. G Antonio Daniels has scored in double figures in his past eight games.

Raptors: F Chris Bosh (strained right groin) missed his second consecutive game.

BY THE NUMBERS

23.7

Scoring average for Monroe in four seasons with the Bullets, which ranks third all-time behind Walt Bellamy (27.6) and Arenas (26.2).

4

Jersey numbers retired in Bullets history: Earl Monroe (10), Wes Unseld (41), Elvin Hayes (11) and Gus Johnson (25).

QUOTABLE

"I always hoped, but it wasn't anything I was going to dwell on. I'm just glad it's happening now."

Earl Monroe, on having his jersey retired more than 36 years after he last played for the Baltimore Bullets


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