MIAMI 98, WASHINGTON 93
Dirk Nowitzki had 32 points, 13 rebounds and five assists to lead the Mavericks to a 122-113 rout of the Wizards.
WASHINGTON 92, DETROIT 83
Minnesota 91, Washington 73
Boston 100, Washington 89
MEMPHIS 92, WASHINGTON 77
Michael Jordan's career will end without a postseason run.
Jerry Stackhouse scored 37 points, and the Washington Wizards rediscovered defense in the second half to gain control of a close game and beat the Miami Heat 89-82 Saturday night.
Before the game, Michael Jordan was warned that his back spasms had a good chance of recurring if he played.
Michael Jordan provided the spectacular start. A trio of young teammates did the rest.
Making his preseason debut, Michael Jordan watched Larry Hughes score 21 points as the Washington Wizards rolled to a 96-73 victory over the Denver Nuggets.