Filed under: Stream Nene injury: Wizards' big man out may return as soon as April 9 after suffering an MCL sprain in February Contributors: Mike Prada and Albert Lee Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Nene injury: Wizards' big man out may return as soon as April 9 after suffering an MCL sprain in February Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email After suffering a sprained MCL during a February 23 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers, Nene may return as early as April 9 for the Washington Wizards. 9 Total Updates Since Feb 23, 2014, 9:06pm EST Follow this stream April 9, 2014 It's official: Nene is back By Mike Prada April 8, 2014 Nene likely back Wednesday, on minutes limit By Mike Prada The Wizards should get Nene back as soon as Wednesday, but he won't be able to play significant minutes right away. April 3, 2014 Nene could return as early as April 9 By Albert Lee@aleeinthedmv He may be back just in time for the end of the regular season and get some more game action before the playoffs. Great news indeed. March 24, 2014 Nene could return after first week in April By Mike Prada Could the Big Brazilian return to the court in the next couple weeks? February 25, 2014 Surviving Nene's absence By Albert Lee@aleeinthedmv Nene will be out of action for the next six weeks due to a sprained left MCL. How will the Washington Wizards adjust until he returns? February 24, 2014 Report: Wiz likely to sign Drew Gooden to 10-day By Mike Prada Thoroughly uninspiring if true. February 24, 2014 Nene has sprained MCL, likely out 6 weeks By Mike Prada That'll still keep him out for the majority of the regular season. February 24, 2014 Wizards fear Nene tore a knee ligament By Mike Prada The MRI results are not officially back, but early indications are not good. If he indeed tore a ligament in his left knee, he'd be out for the year. February 23, 2014 Nene to get MRI on left knee By Mike Prada The Wizards' hopes could rest on that result.