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Washington Defeats Detroit 101-87 - Recap

Trevor Ariza scored 20 points and chipped in with 12 rebounds for Washington on Monday, leading the Wizards to a 101-87 victory over Detroit at Capital One Arena.

Washington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 214.5.

Washington got 19 points from Otto Porter Jr. and another 16 points from Bradley Beal. Tomas Satoransky contributed 8 assists, while Trevor Ariza cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

The Pistons got a 29-point performance from Blake Griffin, who was supported by 12 points from Reggie Bullock. Reggie Bullock had 4 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Blake Griffin grabbed 9 rebounds.

Washington led at halftime, 50-34.

The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 45 boards, while Detroit only had 40

Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Golden State looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face New Orleans.