PERSONNEL DEPT.

Thursday, December 18, 2008

PERSONNEL DEPT.

Wizards: C Etan Thomas returned to the team after undergoing a routine checkup on his heart but was inactive after missing two practices and Monday's loss to Indiana. F Oleksiy Pecherov was active for the second straight game.

Pistons: Since the team re-signed veteran F Antonio McDyess, former Wizard Kwame Brown has been in and out of the rotation. Brown had made 12 starts earlier in the season but had failed to get off the bench in three of the previous five games entering last night's game.

BY THE NUMBERS

273

Consecutive starts made by Wizards G DeShawn Stevenson, the second-longest active streak in the league behind only Detroit F Tayshaun Prince, who made his 356th straight start last night

7

Lineups the Wizards have employed this season, including last night when Mike James replaced Juan Dixon as a starter

ONLINE COVERAGE

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