Nene (rest) will not play against the Pelicans on Friday night.
Nene is expected to rest on Friday vs. the Pelicans.
Nene came off Houston's bench on Sunday for 12 points on 6-of-10 shooting, six rebounds, three steals and one block.
Nene picked up a DNP-CD on Wednesday, but coach Mike D'Antoni expects him to return for Friday's game in Chicago.
Nene (rest) did not practice on Sunday.
Nene returned to the bench on Saturday vs. the Wolves, scoring 11 points with three rebounds, one assist, one steal and two blocks.
Nene will come off the bench on Saturday.
Nene started at center for the Rockets on Thursday and had nine points, three rebounds, two steals and a block in 19 minutes.
Nene is starting at center vs. the Pelicans, with Clint Capela coming off the bench.
Nene could start against the Pelicans on Thursday in order to match up with DeMarcus Cousins.
Nene logged 20 minutes on Wednesday, his highest total in February, to finish with eight points, nine rebounds, one assist and one steal.
Nene scored two points with seven rebounds, one assist and one block in 12 minutes against the Suns on Saturday.
Nene (shoulder) is available to play against the Suns on Saturday.
Nene (shoulder) went through practice on Friday.