Washington 95, Atlanta 100

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Verizon Center, Washington, District of Columbia
Officials - #78 Scott Bolnick, #17 Joe Crawford, #30 John Goble
Attendance - 15123

Final Scoring Summary

Final OT 1 2 3 4 X T
Atlanta 28 24 20 18 10 100
Washington 22 24 23 21 5 95

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 15-7 8-4 7-3 W1
Washington 3-19 2-9 1-10 L4

Recap


Hawks 100, Wizards 95 (OT):
Louis Williams came off the bench to score 24 points and Josh Smith added 17 and 13 rebounds to lead Atlanta to its fifth win its last six road games.

Kyle Korver contributed 16 points and seven boards while Jeff Teague had 13 points and six assists for the Hawks, who have won 11 of 14 overall. 

Jordan Crawford scored a game-high 27 points to go with 11 rebounds and 11 assists for the Wizards, who have lost four straight overall and three in a row at home. Nene added 18 points and six assists while rookie Bradley Beal scored 17 points for Washington.

Atlanta's DeShawn Stevenson scored just eight points against his former team, but four of them came in overtime. His 3-pointer put the Hawks ahead for good.

Both teams had chances to win at the end of regulation. Williams hit a 3-pointer to put Atlanta ahead 90-88 with 43 seconds left, but Earl Barron answered with a jumper from the foul line to tie it. Teague was called for an offensive foul on the Hawks' next possession, and Crawford missed a 3-point heave at the buzzer.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Atlanta has won the last six meetings between the clubs, including three this season. … Smith has recorded double-doubles in all three meetings with the Wizards this campaign. … Crawford recorded the second triple-double of his career. The other came on April 1, 2011 against Cleveland.

Top Game Performances

Atlanta   Washington
Louis Williams 24 Scoring Jordan Crawford 27
Al Horford 6 Assists Jordan Crawford 11
Josh Smith 13 Rebounds Earl Barron 14
Louis Williams 10 Free Throws Made Nene 8
Josh Smith 3 Steals Nene 3
Josh Smith 5 Blocks Earl Barron 4

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Atlanta 100 43.6 9-24 23-34 20 49 9 10 17
Washington 95 37.9 6-18 17-22 28 49 7 10 15

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game on the road against Orlando. The Wizards have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .158 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Oklahoma City. The Hawks have a W/L % of .643 after a win and .750 after a loss.