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PERSONNEL DEPT.

Wednesday, February 6, 2008

PERSONNEL DEPT.

Wizards: G Gilbert Arenas (left knee) and C Etan Thomas (heart surgery) remain out. Arenas made his first road trip since undergoing surgery on Nov. 21. . . . F Caron Butler aggravated his left hip injury late in the third quarter and did not return. His status for tonight's game against the Spurs was unknown after the game.

76ers: F Herbert Hill (left knee) has been out all season. Rookie C Jason Smith returned after missing two games with an ankle injury.

BY THE NUMBERS

17-9

Washington's record against teams with losing records

4

Consecutive Wizards losses to the San Antonio Spurs, who will visit Verizon Center tonight

QUOTABLE

"The offense is built on handling that kind of pressure and we didn't handle it well."

Wizards Coach Eddie Jordan, after Philadelphia erased a 12-point fourth-quarter deficit with a 17-0 run that was the result of full-court pressure

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