The Wizards seek to avenge Sunday's embarrassing loss to the Celtics.
The Wizards were down 25 points in the third quarter before mounting a rally in the fourth period.
Paul Pierce returns to Boston as a key member of the Wizards.
Washington's deep bench is lightening the workload for the starters.
Nene is expected to return after missing five games with right plantar fasciitis.
The big man has missed the Wizards' last five games with right plantar fasciitis.
Pierce was taken out at the end of the third quarter.
The Wizards host Kobe Bryant and the Lakers for the first and last time this season.
The power forward has missed the Wizards' last four games.
Nene has been sidelined with right plantar fasciitis.