NBA Game Summary - Washington vs. Miami
(Wednesday, October 24th)
Final Score: Washington 101, Miami 94
Kansas City, MO (Sports Network) - Martell Webster led a strong bench surge
with 23 points, as Washington rallied late to clip Miami, 101-94, in preseason
Chris Singleton also rose to the occasion off the bench with 17 points and
seven rebounds, while Jannero Pargo joined the party with 11 points as a
reserve. A.J. Price added 11 points in a starting role and Jan Vesely put
together four points and 11 boards for the Wizards, who held a 47-39 edge on
the glass and scored 24 points in transition.
Dwyane Wade scored 23 points to go along with seven boards and LeBron James
donated 13 points with six assists and five rebounds for Miami. New addition
Ray Allen also tallied 13 points in the loss.
Miami had a grip on the contest early, scoring 12 of the game's first 13
points capped by a long Chris Bosh jumper. Yet, Washington settled in and
worked its way back within 32-26 at the end of the period.
The Heat kept the Wizards at bay before extending their advantage late in the
half, turning a six-point edge into a 61-47 lead on the heels of a 12-4
Washington got as close as three points in the third and finally took the lead
at 85-84 on the first of two free throws by Webster. The Wizards claimed the
edge for good moments later on Brian Cook's layup for an 89-88 lead.
10/24 23:22:33 ET