Wizards Down Boston 106-99 - Match Report
Trevor Ariza scored 27 points for Washington on Saturday, leading the Wizards to a 106-99 victory over Boston at TD Garden.
Bettors who backed the Wizards were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 193.5.
Washington got 20 points from John Wall and another 13 points from Marcin Gortat. John Wall contributed 9 assists, while Marcin Gortat cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Boston got 26 points from Avery Bradley in a losing cause and another 22 points from Jared Sullinger. Jordan Crawford contributed 8 assists for the Celtics, while Jared Sullinger had 11 rebounds.
The Wizards hit the break trailing 51-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 47 boards, while Boston only had 40.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Timberwolves. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track at Indiana.