Lose this game and the Wizards can be almost assured of a first-round playoff matchup with the Miami Heat or Indiana Pacers as a No. 7 seed.
Nene is in for Wednesday's game, and there's no better time to get a feel for the postseason against the Charlotte Bobcats with the No. 6 seeding on the line.
Having already qualified for the playoffs, the Wizards are in the unfamiliar position of having little to play for to wrap up the regular season.
Trevor Ariza is on track to play for vs. the Charlotte Bobcats after practicing Tuesday as he tries to fully recover from the flu.