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Washington Wizards vs Atlanta Hawks Recap - Hawks Win 134-116
Washington was victimized for 25 points and 16 assists by Trae Young as the Hawks defeated the Wizards 134-116 in NBA action on Wednesday.
Bettors who backed the Hawks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -12.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 235.5.
Atlanta got 23 points from John Collins and another 19 points from Dejounte Murray. Trae Young contributed 16 assists, while Clint Capela cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Wizards got a 25-point performance from Daniel Gafford, who was supported by 20 points from Johnny Davis. Jordan Goodwin had 6 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Daniel Gafford grabbed 10 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 67-60.
The rebound battle favored Atlanta as they grabbed 48 boards, while Washington only had 39
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Miami.