In his first action since Feb. 23, Nene scores 10 points in 17 minutes.
The No. 6 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs is up for grabs in tonight's Wizards-Bobcats game.
With Nene out for six weeks, the Wizards will lean more Kevin Seraphin and Trevor Booker but also look to fill their vacant roster spot, possibly with veteran Drew Gooden.
Still upset over last loss in Atlanta, Trevor Booker bails out Wizards with huge third quarter in win over Hawks.
The Wizards were bound to have a bad game after playing at a high level during a three-game winning streak.
Wizards Trevor Booker came one rebound short of grabbing 20 in loss to Dallas and is looking forward to matchup with Toronto's Amir Johnson.
Trevor Booker's infant son, Jaxson, had surgery last Saturday but was released from hospital before new year.
With Nene out, Booker has a double-double in his fourth start of the season.
Injuries have robbed Trevor Booker from making the contributions that he would like in Washington. But now that he's healthy, Booker still plays sparingly
Trevor Booker's injured finger is not expected to keep him out of Wednesday's game in Philadelphia while Nene hopes to return from a two-game absence.