Washington Wizards Team Report – November 24
=== Washington Wizards Team Report – November 24 ===
(Sports Network) – Antawn Jamison finished with 28 points and 13 rebounds to
lead the Washington Wizards to a 102-86 win over the Toronto Raptors on
Tuesday at the MCI Center.
Gilbert Arenas contributed 26 points for the Wizards, who have won three
straight games for the first time in two seasons and four straight overall
against Toronto. Larry Hughes added 20 points and seven boards in the win.
Jared Jeffries posted 10 points and 12 rebounds for Washington, which
registered 14 straight points during a 23-5 flurry to take control. Two foul
shots by Jamison put the team ahead 74-57 with 3:54 left in the third.
Washington led 83-64 at the end of the quarter. In the fourth quarter, the
Raptors got within 87-81 on a three-pointer by Vince Carter with 4:59 to play,
but Toronto got no closer.
Jamison has scored 23 or more points in his last four games. He has averaged
26.3 points and 9.3 assists in that span.
The Wizards are off until Friday when they visit the Philadelphia 76ers. Last
season, the teams split four contests.