Recap - Wizards Defeat Chicago 96-93
The Wizards got a 23-point performance from John Wall, who added 11 assists as Washington ran past Chicago 96-93 on Friday at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed the Wizards were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 186.5.
Washington got 14 points from Bradley Beal and another 14 points from Martell Webster. John Wall contributed 11 assists, while Trevor Ariza cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Chicago got 18 points from Kirk Hinrich in a losing cause and another 16 points from D.J. Augustin. Joakim Noah contributed 6 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah had 12 rebounds.
The Wizards hit the break leading 54-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 36 boards, while Chicago only had 34.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pistons. The Bulls will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.