Like when Al Harrington sat out and couldn't play because of right knee surgery, Nene is observing from a distance as he hobbles around on crutches while his left knee ligament strain heals.
The status of Dwyane Wade is in question for Monday's game vs. the Wizards.
The "killer instinct" isn't there vs. the Milwaukee Bucks. How else to explain the Wizards' struggles in three meetings with the NBA's worst team?
Though the Miami Heat probably wouldn't admit this, they didn't take the Wizards as serious as they should've Jan. 15 at Verizon Center.