It would have been easy to revel in the glory of the moment and accept the praise, but Nene had to give credit where credit was due.
John Wall found Nene for a game-winning dunk with under one second to play, lifting Washington over New Orleans on Saturday. Watch it here.
The big men took over the game early and often, with Nene and Anthony Davis butting heads to spark what was otherwise bad offense on both ends.
Greg Stiemsma thought it was a good idea to try to block Nene before changing his mind, but he couldn't avoid getting posterized on Saturday night.
Who wins the battle inside when the Wizards face New Orleans on Saturday night? Join the social media conversation here with Wizards Pulse.