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After losing for the second time in two nights to Detroit, the Wizards cut power forward Earl Barron and Shaun Livingston.

Seldom-used reserve had season-highs of 14 rebounds and four blocked shots on Tuesday -- plus hit a foul line jumper with 23 seconds left that tied the game and forced overtime.

With the Wizards short of healthy big men, Earl Barron attempts to make the most of his audition for Washington.