Washington 80, Cleveland 77

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, January 4, 2009 1:00 PM
Location - Verizon Center, Washington, District of Columbia
Officials - #55 Bill Kennedy, #22 Bill Spooner, #58 Zach Zarba
Attendance - 20173

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Cleveland 23 20 11 23 77
Washington 26 21 21 12 80

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cleveland 27-6 17-0 10-6 L1
Washington 7-25 5-12 2-13 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win , the Washington Wizards have a 5-12 record at home this season. The Cleveland Cavaliers are 10-6 while on the road this season.
  • Washington has a streak of 1 straight up win . The Wizards have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Cleveland has a streak of 1 straight up loss The Cavaliers have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Antawn Jamison played 38:38 minutes and scored 26 points. He shot 47.4% from the field and has averaged 24.2 points over the last five games.
  • LeBron James played 40:46 minutes and scored 30 points. He shot 50.0 % from the field and has averaged 27.0 points over the last five games.
  • Following this game the Washington Wizards average 94.2 points per game and hold opponents to 100.7 points per game. The Cleveland Cavaliers average 101.2 points per game and hold opponents to 89.4 points per game.

Top Game Performances

Cleveland   Washington
LeBron James 30 Scoring Antawn Jamison 26
LeBron James 10 Assists Andray Blatche 4
Anderson Varejao 10 Rebounds Antawn Jamison 13
LeBron James 5 Free Throws Made Antawn Jamison 7
Daniel Gibson 2 Steals Caron Butler 2
Ben Wallace 3 Blocks Andray Blatche 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Cleveland 77 39.4 7-26 14-23 13 35 7 6 17
Washington 80 41.0 2-10 14-19 12 52 7 7 19

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game on the road against Orlando. The Wizards have a W/L % of .167 after a win and .240 after a loss.
  • Cleveland will play their next game at home against Charlotte. The Cavaliers have a W/L % of .815 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
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