Wizards vs Nets Final: 112-108 - Recap
|Wizards vs Nets Final: 112-108 - Recap|
Washington got 29 points from Bradley Beal en route to a 112-108 victory over Brooklyn on Friday at Verizon Center.
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 197.5.
Nene Hilario had 20 points for Washington and John Wall chipped in with 17 points. John Wall had 14 assists for the Wizards, while Marcin Gortat was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
The Nets got a 23-point performance from Brook Lopez, who was supported by 16 points from Joe Johnson. Joe Johnson had 4 assists in a losing cause for Brooklyn, while Andray Blatche grabbed 13 rebounds.
Washington trailed at halftime, 58-53.
The rebound battle favored Brooklyn as they grabbed 51 boards, while Washington only had 36.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Oklahoma City looking for another win. For Brooklyn, they head home to face Indiana.