Nene lead the wizards with 24 points, going 11-17 from the field.
The Bulls led by as much as 13, but the Wizards fought back to take game one.
Wall says he knew playing Chicago in his first playoff game would be an "aggressive fighting game."
Wizards Insider J. Michael and Chris Miller discuss the important factors to the Wizards game one victory over the Chicago Bulls.
After winning game 1, Beal said Nene was a "dominant factor," and if the Bulls focus more pressure on him Tuesday it will "open up everybody else."