NBA: Cleveland 95, Washington 90

March 12, 2013 at 9:57 PM

CLEVELAND, March 12 (UPI) -- Dion Waiters and Alonzo Gee combined for 37 points Tuesday, propelling the Cleveland Cavaliers over Washington 95-90.

Waiters scored 20 points and Gee added 17 as the Cavs rebounded from a Sunday loss to Toronto.

Tristan Thompson (13 points, 14 rebounds), Wayne Ellington and Shaun Livingston (12 points apiece) also reached double figures for Cleveland.

Washington fell for the fifth time in seven games despite 27 points and 14 assists from John Wall.

Emeka Okafor and Nene teamed up for 33 points and 21 rebounds for the Wizards.

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