March 19, 2013
cavaliers 95 wizards 90
3/12/2013 - Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH
NBA.com Game Highlights
David Liam Kyle
The Wizards entered tonight's contest against the Cavaliers with a prime opportunity to pick up a road win.- But even with Kyrie Irving sidelined, however, they'd go on to lose 95-90.
Washington started the game with a statement, jumping out to a big 13 point first quarter lead, spurred mainly by John Wall, Emeka Okafor, and Martell Webster.-
Over the next two quarters, however, Washington would combine for a meager 32 points and watch Cleveland's reserves slowly put the game out of reach.- With the exception of a late game run during a Cavaliers scoring drought, the Wizards would fail to put together a respectable effort to keep the score close.
The Wizards head back to Washington for a three-game home stand after stringing together more embarrassing road losses.
Tonight's Wizards MVP was John Wall.- On a night when his...