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42 Nene C
Height/Weight: 6-11/250 | Birthdate: 9/13/1982 | Birthplace: Sao Carlos, Sao Paulo, Brazil | Team: Washington Wizards | College: None | NBA Experience: 12 | Owned/Started%: 69/25 | Average Draft Position: 101.83
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Wizards PF Nene scores 20 points vs. Heat


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(12/19/2014) Wizards power forward Nene shared the team scoring lead Friday with 20 points on 8 of 10 shooting in his team's 105-103 win over the Heat.

Nene's excellent performance marked his second-best scoring production of the season behind a 22-point game on Nov. 1. He also picked up six rebounds, two assists and one steal in 26 minutes of action Friday. The Wizards will square off with the Suns Sunday.


Wizards' Nene expects to play Wednesday vs. Magic


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(12/10/2014) Wizards center Nene was able to participate in the team’s shootaround Wednesday and told reporters he plans to play Wednesday at Orlando, reports The Washington Post.

Wizards coach Randy Wittman also told reporters Nene will be available to play Wednesday. Nene has been bothered by soreness in his right knee and pain in his right foot.


Nene considered questionable following Wednesday's shootaround


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(12/10/2014) Wizards center Nene took part in Wednesday's shootaround. However, he is still considered questionable for Wednesday's game against the Magic. 

He sat out Monday's game against the Celtics due to right knee soreness.


Wizards declare Nene out Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(12/8/2014) The Wizards announced center Nene will not play Monday against the Celtics.

After missing five games with a foot injury, Nene was able to return to the court Friday and played Sunday as well. However, the Wizards cited soreness in his right knee as to why he would not be available Monday.

The Wizards next play Wednesday at Orlando.


Wizards F/C Nene returns to court Friday night


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(12/5/2014) Wizards forward/center Nene was back in action Friday night against Denver. He scored eight points and tied a team-high with eight rebounds in a lopsided win.

Nene missed the previous five games with a foot injury.


Wizards hopeful on Nene's status for Friday


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(12/4/2014) Wizards coach Randy Wittman said he hopes forward Nene, who's missed five straight games with a foot injury, will return Friday night against the Nuggets, reports the Washington Post. Nene practiced Thursday and will be evaluated at Friday's shootaround.

Wizards' Paul Pierce misses practice, Nene participates fully


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(12/4/2014) Wizards forward Paul Pierce did not practice Thursday with a toe injury. He left Wednesday's game against the Lakers with the injury. Pierce is averaging 12.6 points and 4.8 rebounds per game. 

While Nene, however, participated fully in practice. He has missed the Wizards last five games after leaving the team's Nov. 22 game against the Bucks with a foot injury. 

The Wizards will host the Nuggets Friday. 


Wizards' Nene officially out Wednesday against the Lakers


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(12/3/2014) Wizards forward Nene will miss his fifth straight game on Wednesday when Washington takes on the Lakers. 

Nene is dealing with a foot injury, which he's still progressing from. He is averaging 10.6 points and 4.7 rebounds per game. 


Wizards center Nene will not play Monday vs. Heat


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(12/1/2014) The Wizards announced center Nene will not play Monday against the Heat. It will mark the fourth straight game Nene has missed while dealing with plantar fasciitis.


Wizards center Nene misses shootaround Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(12/1/2014) Wizards center Nene was not at shootaround Monday, reports The Washington Post.

Nene is listed as questionable for Monday’s game against the Heat. He has missed the last three game while recovering from plantar fasciitis.


Wizards' Nene, Garrett Temple questionable Monday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(11/30/2014) Wizards center Nene and shooting guard Garrett Temple are listed as questionable for Monday's game against the Heat.

Nene was able to practice Sunday for the first time in more than a week, the Washington Post reports. He has missed the team's last three games while recovering from plantar fasciitis. Temple, who is dealing with a sore heel, played less than a minute Wednesday before seeing no action at all Saturday.


Wizards' Nene expected to miss multiple games with plantar fasciitis


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(11/25/2014) Wizards coach Randy Wittman confirmed forward Nene will not play Tuesday night against Atlanta. Nene is receiving treatment for plantar fasciitis in his right foot, which will likely keep him sidelined for multiple games, Comcast SportsNet Washington reports.

"I've got to take care of this thing," Nene said.

Nene missed some time last season with the same issue and when he returned, Wittman had him on a minutes restriction. It's too early to tell with Wittman will do the same thing once the Brazilian-born center returns to action.


Wizards coach Randy Wittman: Nene could miss 'a game or two'


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(11/24/2014) Wizards forward Nene visited a foot specialist on Monday, coach Randy Wittman told reporters, per the Washington Post. Wittman indicated Nene could miss "a game or two" with a right foot injury, but does not believe he'll be sidelined for an extended period of time.

In 11 games, he is averaging 10.6 points and 4.7 rebounds per contest.


Wizards forward Nene misses practice Monday


(11/24/2014) Wizards forward Nene missed practice Monday with a foot injury. Nene injured his foot during Saturday's game against the Bucks and did not return. 

Nene is averaging 10.6 points and 4.7 rebounds per game. 


Wizards PF Nene out with plantar fascia injury Saturday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(11/22/2014) Wizards power forward Nene has been ruled out for the remainder of Saturday's game against the Bucks with a plantar fascia injury in his right foot, the team announced.

Nene played just six minutes in the first half, scoring two points on 1 of 2 shooting. He was averaging 11.5 points and 5.2 rebounds in 10 games coming into Saturday's matchup. The Wizards are off for the next two days before facing the Hawks Tuesday.


Report: Nene practices, expected to play Saturday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(11/14/2014) Despite injuring his shoulder in Wednesday’s win over the Pistons, Wizards PF Nene practiced Friday and is expected to play Saturday against Orlando, according to the Washington Post.

Through seven games, Nene is averaging 11.4 points and 5.3 rebounds.


Wizards PF Nene injures shoulder Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(11/13/2014) Wizards power forward Nene said he injured his shoulder in Wednesday's win over the Pistons and will be evaluated Thursday, the Washington Post reports.

Nene played 27 minutes in the win, scoring eight points 4 of 9 shooting while tallying four rebounds, one assist and one steal. He averaged 12 points and 5.5 rebounds in six games coming into Wednesday's game. If Nene is forced to miss time, Kris Humphries may see a bump in playing time.


Wizards set to get DeJuan Blair, Nene back Thursday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(10/30/2014) Wizards forward DeJuan Blair and center Nene are set to return Thursday against the Magic.

Both players were suspended for opening night after leaving the bench during a preseason altercation. Nene averaged 14.2 points per game last season. Blair averaged 6.4 points last year.


Nene among four Wizards suspended for leaving the bench


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(10/8/2014) The NBA has suspended Wizards forward Nene, centers DeJuan Blair and Daniel Orton and guard Xavier Silas for the opening game of the regular season for leaving the bench during a preseason altercation between Paul Pierce and Joakim Noah.

All four players will miss the opener against Miami on Oct. 29 and will be eligible to return Oct. 30 against the Magic.


Nene returns to help eliminate Bulls


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/30/2014) Wizards forward Nene was back in the lineup Tuesday after serving his one-game suspension, and he played a big part in closing out a series win over the Bulls.

Nene was once again a focal point for the Wizards on offense, scoring 20 points on 10 of 17 shooting in 39 minutes. He added seven rebounds, four assists and one block and steal as the Wizards closed out the series in five games, 75-69.

Nene finished the series averaging 17.8 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game.  


Nene hit with one-game suspension


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/26/2014) Wizards forward Nene was suspended one game without pay by the NBA following his Game 3 altercation with Jimmy Butler, Comcast SportsNet Chicago reports Saturday. He will sit out Game 4 at home on Sunday before returning to the court Game 5 Tuesday at Chicago.

Nene is averaging 17.0 points,6.3 boards and 3.0 assists through the first three games of the series.

Nene gets ejected after scuffle with Jimmy Butler


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/26/2014) Wizards forward Nene was ejected in Game 3 of the opening round of the playoffs against the Bulls after a fourth quarter altercation with Jimmy Butler.

Nene bumped heads with Butler and shoved him during the altercation, which could have him suspended for Game 4. He finished with 10 points on 5 of 15 from the floor, also adding four rebounds, three assists and two steals in 29 minutes. He is averaging 17.0 points,6.3 boards and 3.0 assists through the first three games of the series.

Nene getting some rest Saturday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/12/2014) Wizards forward Nene will sit out Saturday's game against the Bucks in order to get some rest, the team announced shortly before tip. Nene is two games into his return from an MCL sprain, so the team does not want to push him back too quickly.

The Wizards have two games left on the schedule after Saturday, with the next coming Monday against the Heat.  


Nene plays well off bench in return


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/10/2014) Wizards forward Nene was eased back into action in his return from a sprained MCL Wednesday, playing 17 minutes in a 94-88 loss to the Bobcats in overtime.

In his first action after missing 21 games, Nene played 17 minutes off the bench. He played a solid role offensively, scoring 10 points on 5 of 9 shooting, though he did little else, finishing with just one assist and one steal in his limited playing time.

Nene has appeared in 50 games this season, and will likely be eased back over the team's last few. He is averaging 14.2 points, 5.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game on the season. 


Nene ready to return vs. Bobcats


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/9/2014) Wizards forward Nene is listed as active for Wednesday's game against the Bobcats, after recovering from a sprained left MCL. Nene has not played in a month and a half due to the injury, but will play at least a limited role Wednesday, though Randy Wittman would not tell reporters prior to the game just how much he plans to play Nene