Nene's minutes restrictions ended Monday as the 7-footer started for the Wizards for the first time in more than a month.
There is average person tall. Then there is NBA tall. Then there is Gheorge Muresan. One look through 6-foot-11 center Marcin Gortat's Instagram account shows the difference.
Before the season began, Wizards coach Randy Wittman said he needed about 20 games to figure out what adjustments to make and soon after every team in the NBA would have an identity.
The good news is that the Wizards can get back to .500 for the third time this season with a win Friday. The bad news is they'll have to accomplish the feat against the best team in the East.