Martell Webster is working hard to work his way back from back surgery.
The Wizards could use the physical defense of Nene for Saturday's home game at the New Orleans Pelicans.
The Hornets have beaten the Wizards in seven of their last eight meetings in the regular season, and despite adding Lance Stephenson they're off to a 4-12 start.
A team that thrives in the open court, the Wizards have combined to get just two points in transition of their last two games and 39 turnovers.
The Wizards will have some time to heal from a 26-point loss to the Cavaliers, and they have a lot of things to figure out by Saturday.