Neto will start Wednesday's Game 5 against the 76ers, Chris Miller of NBC Sports Washington reports. With Davis Bertans (calf) out, Neto will step back into the starting five. In 26 starts this season, he's averaged 10.6 points, 2.7 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.1 steals in 25.7 minutes.
Neto will come off the bench for Saturday's Game 3 against the 76ers. Coach Scott Brooks will opt to start Davis Bertans for Saturday's Game 3 with the Wizards down 2-0. In 42 appearances off the bench this season, Neto has averaged 7.3 points, 2.3 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.1 steals in 19.5 minutes.
Neto (hamstring) has been cleared to play Tuesday against the Celtics and will not be under a minutes restriction, Ava Wallace of The Washington Post reports. After missing the past two games with hamstring soreness, Neto will presumably return to the starting five for Tuesday's play-in game. Over his past 14 starts, he's averaged 11.3 points, 3.1 assists, 3.1 rebounds and 1.3 steals in 28.1 minutes.
Neto (hamstring) is probable for Tuesday's play-in game against the Celtics. Coach Scott Brooks said Monday morning that the 28-year-old would be a game-time decision for Tuesday's contest, but the guard's outlook appears to have improved. Neto missed the finale two games of the season with the hamstring issue, but he started the previous 14 contests and averaged 11.3 points, 3.1 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 1.3 steals in 28.1 minutes.
Wizards head coach Scott Brooks said Neto (hamstring) will be a game-time decision Tuesday for Washington's matchup with Boston in the play-in tournament, Ava Wallace of The Washington Post reports. Neto's sore left hamstring kept him off the floor for Washington's final two regular-season contests, but Brooks isn't closing the door on the Brazilian guard making it back for the start of the postseason. After rookie Deni Avdija was shut down for the season in late April with a fractured ankle, Neto moved up to the top unit as part of a three-guard starting five featuring Russell Westbrook and Bradley Beal. While starting in his final 14 appearances of the regular season, Neto averaged 11.3 points, 3.1 rebounds, 3.1 assists, 1.3 steals and 1.3 three-pointers in 28.1 minutes per game while shooting 53.4 percent from the floor, 48.6 percent from distance and 96.8 percent from the charity stripe.
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