Boston vs Washington Recap - Celtics Win 113-111
|Boston vs Washington Recap - Celtics Win 113-111|
Washington was victimized by Jeff Green for 39 points as the Celtics defeated the Wizards 113-111 in NBA action on Wednesday.
Boston was an underdog by 9.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 191.5.
Phil Pressey had 20 points for Boston and Jared Sullinger chipped in with 14 points. Gerald Wallace had 9 assists for the Celtics, while Jared Sullinger was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Washington got 28 points from John Wall in a losing cause and another 17 points from Nene Hilario. John Wall contributed 10 assists for the Wizards, while Marcin Gortat had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 61-43 at the break.
Washington had a 50-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Boston heads into a battle against the Thunder. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Phoenix.