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Wizards' Okafor out in finale against Bulls


Posted Apr 17, 2013 7:38 PM

CHICAGO (AP) -- Washington Wizards center Emeka Okafor is sitting out Wednesday's season-finale against the Chicago Bulls because of a sprained right ankle.

He was hurt in Monday's loss to Brooklyn, joining Bradley Beal (stress injury, right fibula), Nene (sore left foot), Martell Webster (strained abdomen), Trevor Ariza (sore left knee) and Leandro Barbosa (torn left ACL) with injuries.

Okafor averaged 9.7 points and 8.8 rebounds.

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