Wizards fend off Hornets

Wizards fend off Hornets

Washington was outscored in the fourth quarter, but the Wizards held on for a 96-91 win over the New Orleans Hornets Wednesday night.

Washington won the game as 9.5-point underdogs, while the 187 points went UNDER the posted total of 198.5.

Mike Miller netted a game-high 27 points, and Andray Blatche had 23 points in the win.

David West collected 18 points with five rebounds in a losing effort.