Recap - Wizards Defeat Boston 118-92
|Recap - Wizards Defeat Boston 118-92|
The Wizards blew out Boston on Wednesday, running up the score in a 118-92 win at Verizon Center.
Washington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 200.5.
Marcin Gortat had 22 points for Washington and Bradley Beal chipped in with 19 points. John Wall had 10 assists for the Wizards, while Marcin Gortat was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Boston got 25 points from Jared Sullinger in a losing cause and another 14 points from Kelly Olynyk. Rajon Rondo contributed 6 assists for the Celtics, while Chris Johnson had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 57-46 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 41 boards, while Boston only had 29.
Washington looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Knicks. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.