Wizards Down Utah 104-91 - Match Report
|Wizards Down Utah 104-91 - Match Report|
The Jazz were burned for 26 points by Trevor Ariza on Wednesday as the Wizards picked up a 104-91 win at Verizon Center.
Washington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 199.5.
Bradley Beal had 22 points for Washington and Marcin Gortat chipped in with 16 points. John Wall had 10 assists for the Wizards, while Marcin Gortat was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Utah got 19 points from Alec Burks in a losing cause and another 14 points from Trey Burke. Gordon Hayward contributed 6 assists for the Jazz, while Marvin Williams had 9 rebounds.
The Wizards hit the break leading 54-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 41 boards, while Utah only had 38.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Utah, they head on the road to face New York.