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Nene, Beal Lead Wizards Past Magic, 96-86

Nene scored 17 points and Bradley Beal added 16 as the Washington Wizards overcame a sluggish offense and beat the Orlando Magic 96-86 Friday night.

04/11/2014

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Nene to Return Wednesday for Wizards vs. Bobcats

Washington Wizards forward Nene plans to ease himself back when he returns Wednesday from a knee injury.

04/08/2014

Trevor Ariza drives against LeBron James during a game at the Verizon Center in January. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hot Wizards Ready For Matchup With Heat

Perhaps we should re-name our NBA franchise the Whoa-zards because coach Randy Wittman’s team has been pretty surprising since Nene went down with a sprained knee 15 days ago.

03/10/2014

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Wizards Look to Committee to Fill Massive Void Left by Nene Injury

Filling the 6-foot-11, 260-pound void left in the lineup by injured Nene will be no small task. It may even take a committee of veterans to do so, but it will be a great test of Washington’s meddle as they make their final playoff push.

02/25/2014

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Nene to Miss Roughly 6 Weeks with MCL Sprain

After initial fears of a season-ending knee injury, Washington Wizards forward Nene only has a sprained MCL, the team has confirmed.

02/24/2014

Nene #42 of the Washington Wizards handles the ball against Jason Thompson #34 of the Sacramento Kings during the game at the Verizon Center on February 9, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nene Leads Wizards Past Kings, 93-84

Nene scored 18 points and led a strong defensive effort to help the Washington Wizards beat the Sacramento Kings 93-84 on Sunday night.

02/09/2014

John Wall celebrates during the closing moments of the Wizards' 114-97 win over the Miami Heat at the Verizon Center on Jan. 15, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Wizards Go Up Big, Hang On Late For Win Over Heat

The Washington Wizards had a 34-point lead against the Miami Heat reduced to single digits Wednesday night before holding on for a 114-97 victory in Greg Oden’s first game in more than four years.

01/15/2014

Trevor Ariza #1 of the Washington Wizards goes for a rebound during the game against the Chicago Bulls on Jan. 13 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wall and Nene Lead Wizards Over Bulls, 102-88

John Wall and Nene had 19 points apiece, Trevor Ariza scored 16 and the Washington Wizards beat the Chicago Bulls 102-88 on Monday night.

01/13/2014

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Beal, Nene Lead Wizards To 98-91 Win Over Cavaliers

Bradley Beal scored 26 points and Nene added 24, leading the Washington Wizards to a 98-91 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.

11/20/2013

Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers drives against Nene during the game at the Verizon Center on Nov. 16, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Irving’s 41 Lead Cavs to OT Win vs. Wizards

With rumors of dissent swirling, the Cleveland Cavaliers found a surefire remedy — a virtuoso performance by slumping All-Star Kyrie Irving.

11/17/2013

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