Thursday, November 20, 2008
Wizards: F Antawn Jamison recorded his second double-double of the season with 25 points and 12 rebounds against Miami on Tuesday night. Jamison had a career-high 44 double-doubles last season. Gilbert Arenas (left knee), Brendan Haywood (right wrist) and Antonio Daniels (right knee) were out.
Hawks: C Al Horford missed last night's game with a sprained right ankle. Horford suffered the injury in the first quarter of the Hawks' 113-96 loss at Indiana on Tuesday. F Josh Smith also missed last night's game with a left ankle sprain.BY THE NUMBERS
Times this season that Caron Butler and Jamison both scored at least 20 points in a game, entering last nightQUOTABLE
"I thought he did an adequate job at the point, looking to facilitate, but it takes away half of his aggressiveness and I want him to be him."
Wizards Coach Eddie Jordan, on moving Juan Dixon to the bench