Personnel Department

Monday, January 26, 2009

PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

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

3

Consecutive Wizards home losses to Phoenix

QUOTABLE

"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


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