The Wizards practiced Thursday and are heading to Miami where they'll play the Heat on Friday, but from this point forward the schedule gets significantly tougher.
Paul Pierce hasn't done much in the last four days because of a big right toe injury that put him out of Wizards' last game and unable to fully practice.
Since Nene has returned from a recurring soft-tissue injury to his right foot, he has been on a minutes restriction as a reserve.
The chemistry between John Wall and Bradley Beal is at an all-time high as the Wizards won their fifth game in a row and on the cusp of making some franchise history.
Now that the Wizards are among the NBA's elite teams, they're going to have to get used to low-rung teams such as the Utah Jazz giving them their best shot.