Recap - Wizards Defeat Utah 100-95
John Wall went off for 28 points and added 6 rebounds leading Washington over Utah, 100-95, on Monday at EnergySolutions Arena.
Bettors who backed the Wizards were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 11 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 204.5.
Jordan Crawford had 25 points for Washington and Maurice Evans chipped in with 12 points. John Wall had 7 assists for the Wizards, while JaVale McGee was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 17 boards.
Utah got 17 points from C.J. Miles in a losing cause and another 15 points from Al Jefferson. Earl Watson contributed 9 assists for the Jazz, while Al Jefferson had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 51-43 at the break.
Washington heads into a battle against the Heat. Utah, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.