The Wizards grabbed a 90-87 win over the 76ers on Sunday, behind a 16-point effort from John Wall at Verizon Center.
The Wizards earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 6-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 185.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Washington got 16 points from Martell Webster and another 15 points from Nene Hilario. John Wall contributed 6 assists, while Emeka Okafor cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
The 76ers got a 15-point performance from Dorell Wright, who was supported by 14 points from Jrue Holiday. Jrue Holiday had 6 assists in a losing cause for Philadelphia, while Spencer Hawes grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 50-49 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 50 boards, while Philadelphia only had 42.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Boston.