Washington Defeats New York 90-89 - Recap
|Washington Defeats New York 90-89 - Recap|
Washington got 28 points from Bradley Beal en route to a 90-89 victory over New York on Friday at Madison Square Garden.
Washington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 195.5.
Washington got 19 points from John Wall and another 13 points from Marcin Gortat. John Wall contributed 9 assists, while Marcin Gortat cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Knicks got a 32-point performance from J.R. Smith, who was supported by 16 points from Amar'e Stoudemire. Raymond Felton had 7 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Carmelo Anthony grabbed 8 rebounds.
Washington trailed at halftime, 43-39.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-34.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Miami.