Wizards: G DeShawn Stevenson, who has missed the last 13 games with lower back pain, hopes to return to game action when the team plays at Philadelphia on Friday night.
Suns: The team reported no injuries going into yesterday's game at Atlanta. . . . Entering the game, F Grant Hill had appeared in every game all this season (41), the second-longest streak of his career, which began in 1994 with Detroit. . . . The team was 10-8 with G Jason Richardson in the lineup, entering Sunday's game.
BY THE NUMBERS
Consecutive Wizards home losses to Phoenix
"You try to stay upbeat about what you are doing. You'd love to come back 4-0, but you're happy you didn't come back 0-4."
Interim coach Ed Tapscott, on the team going 1-3 on a road trip that ended with a loss at Portland on Saturday night