Recap - Wizards Defeat Toronto 111-108
|Recap - Wizards Defeat Toronto 111-108|
John Wall poured in 31 points for Washington on Monday, as they defeated Toronto 111-108 at Verizon Center.
Washington won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 4.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 187.5.
Washington got 29 points from Nick Young and another 19 points from Trevor Booker. John Wall contributed 7 assists, while JaVale McGee cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Toronto got 30 points from Jerryd Bayless in a losing cause and another 30 points from Linas Kleiza. James Johnson contributed 6 assists for the Raptors, while Amir Johnson had 10 rebounds.
Washington led at halftime, 57-42.
Toronto had a 42-41 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Washington heads into a battle against the Knicks. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.