Wizards win shootout with Nets

Wizards win shootout with Nets

The Washington Wizards stayed hot to starts the year, taking a 123-104 win over the New Jersey Nets at the Verizon Center Saturday.

Washington covered as a 6.5-point home favorite while the final score played over the 191-point total.

The Wizards were led by SG Gilbert Arenas' 32 points while getting a surprising 30 points off the bench from Andray Blatche.

The Nets were led by Chris Douglas-Roberts' 25 points while Rafer Alston added 20 points in the loss.