Washington got 31 points from Nick Young en route to a 115-100 victory over Cleveland on Sunday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Bettors who backed the Wizards were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 207.5.
Washington got 19 points from John Wall and another 17 points from Andray Blatche. John Wall contributed 14 assists, while Andray Blatche cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Cleveland got 21 points from Antawn Jamison in a losing cause and another 16 points from J.J. Hickson. Mo Williams contributed 8 assists for the Cavaliers, while J.J. Hickson had 13 rebounds.
Washington led at halftime, 68-46.
Washington had a 48-43 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Washington heads into a battle against the Magic. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.