Wizards Nearly Blow Big Lead, Beat Nuggets 119-113
The Washington Wizards put on one of their best offensive shows of the season Friday night, putting seven players in double figures while taking down another contending team with a 119-113 win over the Denver Nuggets.
Emeka Okafor had 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Wizards, who never trailed but had an 18-point fourth-quarter lead cut to two in the final minute. Bradley Beal had 17 points and a career-high 12 boards, Trevor Ariza scored 16 points and Martell Webster had 15.
Ty Lawson had 27 points and 12 assists for the Nuggets.
Source: Associated PressWizards Nearly Blow Big Lead, Beat Nuggets 119-113 by Sam Greenberg