Wizards Down Houston 98-91 - Match Report
|Wizards Down Houston 98-91 - Match Report|
The Wizards got a 20-point performance from Andray Blatche, who added 11 rebounds as Washington ran past Houston 98-91 on Wednesday at Verizon Center.
The Wizards were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 209.5.
Al Thornton had 20 points for Washington and John Wall chipped in with 19 points. John Wall had 13 assists for the Wizards, while Andray Blatche was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Houston got 31 points from Kevin Martin in a losing cause and another 24 points from Luis Scola. Kevin Martin contributed 6 assists for the Rockets, while Kevin Martin had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 53-46 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 51 boards, while Houston only had 44.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Charlotte looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Indiana.