Washington vs Cleveland Wrap - Washington Wins 98-91
Bradley Beal scored 26 points for Washington on Wednesday, leading the Wizards to a 98-91 victory over Cleveland at Quicken Loans Arena.
Bettors who backed the Wizards were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 191.5.
Washington got 24 points from Nene Hilario and another 15 points from John Wall. John Wall contributed 9 assists, while Nene Hilario cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Cleveland got 28 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jarrett Jack. Kyrie Irving contributed 6 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 56-38 at the break.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-38.
Washington heads into a battle against the Raptors. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Orleans.