Washington Defeats Philadelphia 116-114 - Recap
Philadelphia was scorched by John Wall for 25 points as the Wizards defated the 76ers 116-114 in NBA action on Tuesday.
Bettors who backed the Wizards were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 2.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 196.5.
JaVale McGee had 24 points for Washington and Nick Young chipped in with 19 points. Gilbert Arenas had 7 assists for the Wizards, while JaVale McGee was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 18 boards.
Philadelphia got 23 points from Andre Iguodala in a losing cause and another 19 points from Elton Brand. Andre Iguodala contributed 8 assists for the 76ers, while Andre Iguodala had 11 rebounds.
Washington trailed at halftime, 52-38.
Philadelphia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-45.
Washington heads into a battle against the Hawks. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.