Recap - Wizards Defeat Los Angeles 103-100
Washington got 25 points from Trevor Ariza en route to a 103-100 victory over Los Angeles on Friday at STAPLES Center.
Washington was an underdog by 9 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 198.5.
John Wall had 24 points for Washington and Nene Hilario chipped in with 15 points. John Wall had 16 assists for the Wizards, while Garrett Temple was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
The Lakers got a 21-point performance from Kobe Bryant, who was supported by 20 points from Dwight Howard. Kobe Bryant had 11 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while Dwight Howard grabbed 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 57-41 at the break.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-39.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Warriors. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track at Golden State.