Washington Defeats New Orleans 94-93 - Recap
Nene Hilario went off for 30 points and added 7 rebounds leading Washington to a 94-93 win over New Orleans on Saturday at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed the Wizards were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 6.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 196.5.
Marcin Gortat had 16 points for Washington and Martell Webster chipped in with 12 points. John Wall had 12 assists for the Wizards, while Marcin Gortat was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Pelicans got a 26-point performance from Anthony Davis, who was supported by 18 points from Anthony Morrow. Brian Roberts had 9 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Anthony Davis grabbed 11 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 42 boards, while New Orleans only had 38.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Pelicans will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.