Wizards Down Cleveland 96-85 - Match Report
Cleveland was victimized for 21 points and 13 assists by John Wall as the Wizards defeated the Cavaliers 96-85 in NBA action on Wednesday.
Washington was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 194.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got 12 points from Kevin Seraphin and another 12 points from Nene Hilario. John Wall contributed 13 assists, while Jan Vesely cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Cleveland got 12 points from D.J. Kennedy in a losing cause and another 10 points from Antawn Jamison. Donald Sloan contributed 7 assists for the Cavaliers, while Samardo Samuels had 9 rebounds.
Washington led at halftime, 49-45.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 50 boards, while Cleveland only had 42.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.