Wizards: With F Caron Butler out with a hamstring injury, interim coach Ed Tapscott went with a lineup consisting of Mike James and Dominic McGuire at guard, Antawn Jamison and Andray Blatche at forward and Darius Songaila at center. It was the fourth time this season the team had used that lineup.
Kings: G Bobby Jackson did not play (fractured left cheekbone). F Cedric Simmons (sprained right ankle) was also out.
By the Numbers
Wizards' record against Western Conference opponents, entering last night's game against Sacramento
Combined wins by the Wizards and Kings following last night's game
Teams that had 30 or more wins entering yesterday's games