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Nene and Jimmy Butler got into it during last year's playoff series between the Wizards and Bulls.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Nene Suspended for Game 4 After Altercation With Butler

Washington Wizard’s forward-center Nene has been suspended one game without pay for “head-butting and grabbing guard-forward Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls around the neck with both hands and attempting to throw him down,” announced Saturday by Rod Thorn, President of Basketball Operations.

04/26/2014

Bulls guard Derrick Rose (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bulls Guard Derrick Rose Spotted on Bike Tour in D.C.

A photo snapped by a passerby and posted on Twitter showed Rose and his apparent tour guide stopped at a street corner on Constitution Avenue.

04/25/2014

The Washington Wizards huddle prior to the start of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Chicago Bulls on April 22, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Ill. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Seek Real Homecourt Advantage vs. Bulls

If empty seats are any indication, the Washington Wizards are just as big of a surprise in their own city as they are to the rest of the NBA.

04/25/2014

Chris Brown (credit: David McNew/Getty)

Top 5 Stories You May Have Missed This Week

Here’s what you may have missed, or if you didn’t, what’s worth re-reading this week (April 21-25).

04/25/2014

The Washington Wizards huddle prior to the start of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Chicago Bulls on April 22, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Ill. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Back In D.C. With 2-0 Lead Over Bulls

They are the 19th NBA team to win the first two on the road in a seven-game set, and all but three (1969 Warriors, 1994 Suns, 2005 Rockets) went on to capture the series.

04/23/2014

Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls contests a shot by Bradley Beal of the Washington Wizards in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the United Center on April 22, 2014 in Chicago, Ill. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wizards Beat Bulls 101-99 In OT To Take 2-0 Series

Bradley Beal came on strong late in regulation to finish with 26 points, Nene scored six of his 17 in overtime and the Washington Wizards beat the Chicago Bulls 101-99 Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round series.

04/23/2014

Nene of the Washington Wizards backs down Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the United Center on April 20, 2014 in Chicago, Ill. The Wizards defeated the Bulls 102-93. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wizards Try To Go Up 2-0 Against Bulls

The Chicago Bulls trail the Washington Wizards 1-0 in their first-round playoff series after blowing a 13-point lead in the opener and will try to pull even on Tuesday.

04/21/2014

The fifth-seed Wizards will face the Bulls in the first round of the playoffs. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Playoff Schedule

The Washington Wizards playoff schedule has been released and they’re headed to the Windy City.

04/17/2014

Chicago Bulls v Washington Wizards

Bulls Win 5th in a Row, Beat Wizards 96-78

If the Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards meet in the first round of the playoffs, the Bulls will have a nice little blueprint to follow.

04/06/2014

John Wall #2 of the Washington Wizards drives against D.J. Augustin #14 of the Chicago Bulls during the game at the Verizon Center on January 17 in Washington, DC. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wall Leads Wizards Over Bulls 96-93

John Wall had 23 points and 11 assists, and the Washington Wizards reached .500 for the third time this season with a 96-93 win over the Chicago Bulls on Friday night.

01/17/2014

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