Bobcats Fall 102-99 Against Washington - Game Recap
JaVale McGee scored 22 points and chipped in with 10 rebounds for Washington on Saturday, leading the Wizards to a 102-99 victory over Charlotte at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Washington was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 183.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Nick Young had 21 points for Washington and Trevor Booker chipped in with 16 points. John Wall had 10 assists for the Wizards, while JaVale McGee was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Bobcats got a 23-point performance from Byron Mullens, who was supported by 21 points from Boris Diaw. Kemba Walker had 11 assists in a losing cause for Charlotte, while Tyrus Thomas grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Wizards hit the break leading 58-48 before taking care of business in the second half.
Charlotte had a 42-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Washington heads into a battle against the Bulls. Charlotte, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.