Wednesday , Dec , 08 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Wizards place Blake on injured list

Washington, DC (Sports Network) – The Washington Wizards placed guard Steve
Blake on the injured list Wednesday, while activating guard Laron Profit
from the IL.

Blake has missed the last six games with a strained arch in his left foot. He
also missed the first eight games of the season following ankle surgery. Blake
was activated from the injured list in late November but played in only one

In two games this season, Blake is averaging zero points and 1.0 rebounds.

Profit, meanwhile, had been sidelined since November 20 with left knee
tendinitis. Profit played in five games before being shelved, averaging 3.2
points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.6 assists.