Recap - Cavaliers Defeat Washington 103-96
|Recap - Cavaliers Defeat Washington 103-96|
Kyrie Irving went off for 41 points and added 4 rebounds leading Cleveland to a 103-96 win over Washington on Saturday at Verizon Center.
Cleveland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 192.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cleveland got 15 points from Tristan Thompson and another 13 points from Jarrett Jack. Anderson Varejao contributed 6 assists, while Tristan Thompson cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Washington got 28 points from Bradley Beal in a losing cause and another 24 points from Nene Hilario. John Wall contributed 12 assists for the Wizards, while Marcin Gortat had 11 rebounds.
The Cavaliers hit the break trailing 49-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 47 boards, while Cleveland only had 46.