Washington Defeats Los Angeles 106-101 - Recap
The Wizards grabbed a 106-101 win over the Lakers on Wednesday, behind a 19-point effort from Nick Young at Verizon Center.
Washington was an underdog by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 193.5.
Washington got 18 points from Trevor Booker and another 14 points from Jordan Crawford. John Wall contributed 9 assists, while Trevor Booker cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 30 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 19 points from Pau Gasol. Steve Blake contributed 7 assists for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol had 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 64-49 at the break.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-42.
Washington heads into a battle against the Trail Blazers. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.