facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NBA: Washington 96, Cleveland 85

April 25, 2012 at 9:36 PM   |   Comments

CLEVELAND, April 25 (UPI) -- John Wall kept Washington's late-season push going with a huge performance Wednesday that lifted the Wizards over Cleveland 96-85.

Wall had 21 points and 13 assists in what was Washington's fifth consecutive victory. The Wizards close out the season Thursday at home against Miami needing a win to reach 20 for the year.

Wall also had seven rebounds, while Nene and Kevin Seraphin both scored 12 points for Washington, which built as much as a 14-point advantage in the fourth period.

A dozen Cleveland players were on the court for at least 10 minutes with D.J. Kennedy leading the Cavaliers by scoring 12 points. Cleveland lost its third straight.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Most Popular
1
Hope Solo posts record-breaking 72nd shutout Hope Solo posts record-breaking 72nd shutout
2
Greg Norman injures hand with chainsaw Greg Norman injures hand with chainsaw
3
UPI Sports Results for September 13, 2014 UPI Sports Results for September 13, 2014
4
UPI Sports Schedule for Sunday, September 14
5
Extra Points: More shades of gray in Peterson case
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback