PERSONNEL DEPT.

Thursday, February 5, 2009

PERSONNEL DEPT.

Wizards: With F Caron Butler (flu) out, Nick Young started at shooting guard. It was the 11th starting lineup used by the team this season. The team was 2-1 with Young as a starter this season, entering last night's game, making him the only player on the team with a winning record as a starter.

Nets: F Bobby Simmons (abdominal strain), F Yi Jianlian (broken finger) and F Eduardo Najera (abdominal strain) did not play.

BY THE NUMBERS

249

Career double-doubles by Antawn Jamison, entering last night's game

ONLINE COVERAGE

For a look at last night's game against the New Jersey Nets, check out: http://voices.washingtonpost.com/wizardsinsider.

QUOTABLE

"What do we have left? [Antawn Jamison] left, AJ right, AJ up the middle."

Interim coach Ed Tapscott, before last night's game, on what his game plan would be.


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