Marcin Gortat was worried that he'd be suspended for leaving the court during Nene's altercation but he will be around to help Wizards try to win in the absence of the Brazilian big man in Game 4.
The NBA suspended Wizards forward Nene for one game after his altercation with Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler.
Wizards forward could be suspended for altercation in Game 3 with Chicago's Jimmy Butler.
Wizards fall 100-97 in Game 3 to Chicago but still hold a 2-1 series lead.
Wizards look to take a commanding 3-0 lead against Chicago in first home playoff game in six years.
Wizards swingman has been a consistent force on defense and the boards in first two games of playoff series with Chicago.
The youngest player on Wizards, Bradley Beal, has been asked to carry a huge load for the team.
Wizards return to Verizon Center holding a 2-0 lead and the worst home record among playoff teams.
Trevor Booker lost his starting job to Nene as playoffs began, but his hustle and energy allowed him to finish Game 2 against Chicago.
Washington has proven superior defensively, holding the Bulls to just 12 points in the fourth quarter of Games 1 and 2.