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Digest: Wizards' John Wall to miss preseason opener Tuesday; Trey Burke to start

Digest: Wizards' John Wall to miss preseason opener Tuesday; Trey Burke to start

Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks has tentatively pegged Trey Burke as the starting point guard for the preseason opener against the visiting Miami Heat tonight at 8, replacing the recovering John Wall. Besides Burke, the starting five remains unaltered: Bradley Beal, Otto Porter, Markieff Morris and Marcin Gortat.

During Monday's practice, Wall, who has steadily progressed in strength after undergoing double-knee surgery, increased his workload to playing nearly 20 minutes in the team's five-on-five scrimmage. It was the first time Wall had participated in a...

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