Wizards: G-F Caron Butler missed his third straight game with a sprained left ankle and remains day-to-day. Nick Young again started in Butler's place.
Hornets: PG Chris Paul has scored 20 or more points and dished out 10 or more assists in 14 of 27 games this season
BY THE NUMBERS
Consecutive Wizards wins over the Hornets, prior to last night
All-time victories in Hornets franchise history
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"That's like asking you, 'Do you just want to be an interim reporter and let the other person sit there and ask all the questions?' "
Wizards G Mike James, on being traded from New Orleans, where he wasn't playing, to Washington, where he starts