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Washington Defeats New Orleans 96-87 - Recap

New Orleans was scorched by John Wall for 29 points as the Wizards defated the Hornets 96-87 in NBA action on Friday.

Washington was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 187.5.

Washington got 18 points from Martell Webster and another 10 points from Garrett Temple. John Wall contributed 9 assists, while Trevor Booker cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.

New Orleans got 20 points from Eric Gordon in a losing cause and another 18 points from Greivis Vasquez. Greivis Vasquez contributed 9 assists for the Hornets, while Greivis Vasquez had 8 rebounds.

The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 40 boards, while Washington only had 39.

Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Suns. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.