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Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE
2012/2013 NBA Regular Season
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February 19, 2013
Verizon Center
7 p.m.
CSN, 106.7 The Fan
Projected Starting Lineups
John Wall PG Kyle Lowry
Bradley Beal SG DeMar DeRozan
Martell Webster SF Rudy Gay
Trevor Ariza SF
Nene Hilario PF Amir Johnson
Emeka Okafor C Jonas Valanciunas
2012/13 Advanced Stats
92.1 (12th) Pace 89.9 (25th)
97.8 (30th) ORtg 106.6 (11th)
102 (5th) DRtg 108.1 (26th)
Also see: Raptors HQ | StoryStream | Fast Break

Randy Wittman's pregame address was lengthy, but full of platitudes. On trades, he said that he understands the team trying to get better and tells his players to try not to see rumors as a distraction. He also said that while he is kept in the loop on moves, he added that "you guys hear a lot of what I hear. A lot of it turns out to be a lot of talk and not a lot of substance." He was also asked about Jordan Crawford and reiterated that he's looking to see Crawford fight his way back into the rotation.

Otherwise, the only news is that Bradley Beal has regained his starting spot over Garrett Temple. When asked if there would be changes in the bench rotation, Wittman coyly smiled and said, "You'll see."

GO WIZARDS!