The Trail Blazers have shown "exploratory interest" in free agent Nene.
Nene, who will be an unrestricted free agent this offseason, is reportedly not contemplating retirement.
Ramon Sessions, Marcus Thornton, Otto Porter, Jared Dudley and Nene will start against the Hawks on Wednesday.
Nene could be rested on Monday vs. the Nets.
Nene scored 10 points on Tuesday vs. the Warriors with one rebound in 18 minutes.
Nene started Sunday's game in place of Markieff Morris (calf), posting 10 points on 4-of-8 shooting with three rebounds, two assists and two steals in 30 minutes.
Nene will start Sunday's game in place of Markieff Morris (calf).
Nene played 32 minutes against the Wolves on Friday with 19 points, three rebounds, four assists, one steal and one block.
Nene started the second half of Friday's game vs. the Timberwolves over Markieff Morris (calf cramp).
Nene started the first half of Wednesday's game in place of Marcin Gortat (back), and he racked up 12 points (4-of-7 FGs, 4-of-8 FTs) with four boards, one steal and one block in 23 minutes.
Nene is in the starting lineup for Wednesday's game against the Bulls with Marcin Gortat (lower back) doubtful.
Nene scored 20 points against the Pistons on Monday with three rebounds, three assists and one steal in 15 minutes.
Nene finished Wednesday's 104-98 win vs. the Wolves with eight points, five rebounds, three assists and one block in 24 minutes, making 4-of-6 FGs and 0-of-2 FTs.
Nene will return on Wednesday against the Wolves.