Wizards vs Knicks Final: 106-96 - Recap
|Wizards vs Knicks Final: 106-96 - Recap|
The Wizards grabbed a 106-96 win over the Knicks on Wednesday, behind a 21-point effort from John Wall at Verizon Center.
The Wizards were a 4.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 190.5.
Washington got 20 points from Trevor Ariza and another 19 points from Martell Webster. John Wall contributed 9 assists, while Nene Hilario cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
New York got 31 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 19 points from Amar'e Stoudemire. Raymond Felton contributed 4 assists for the Knicks, while Tyson Chandler had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 51-48 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 41 boards, while Washington only had 38.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Brooklyn looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Minnesota.