Wizards Down Atlanta 114-97 - Match Report
John Wall scored 21 points and added 12 assists for a double-double, leading Washington over Atlanta, 114-97, on Wednesday at Philips Arena.
Washington was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 203.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bradley Beal had 19 points for Washington and Trevor Ariza chipped in with 19 points. John Wall had 12 assists for the Wizards, while Marcin Gortat was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
The Hawks got a 21-point performance from Paul Millsap, who was supported by 20 points from Elton Brand. Jeff Teague had 5 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Elton Brand grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 58-47 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 41 boards, while Atlanta only had 38.
Washington heads into a battle against the Pelicans. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.