Recap - Wizards Defeat Charlotte 97-83
|Recap - Wizards Defeat Charlotte 97-83|
Washington got 21 points from Bradley Beal en route to a 97-83 victory over Charlotte on Tuesday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Bettors who backed the Wizards were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 190.5.
Washington got 18 points from Marcin Gortat and another 17 points from John Wall. John Wall contributed 8 assists, while Marcin Gortat cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Charlotte got 27 points from Gerald Henderson in a losing cause and another 19 points from Kemba Walker. Kemba Walker contributed 8 assists for the Bobcats, while Al Jefferson had 10 rebounds.
The Wizards hit the break leading 43-39 before taking care of business in the second half.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-38.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face New Orleans looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head on the road to face Minnesota.