Washington Wizards Team Report – December 13
=== Washington Wizards Team Report – December 13 ===
(Sports Network) – The Washington Wizards visit the streaking Miami Heat
tonight at AmericanAirlines Arena in the first of a home-and-home set.
This is the third meeting of the season between the two teams. The Heat were
victorious in the previous two contests, as they picked up a win on the road
and at home. The Wizards and Heat will meet for the final time during the
regular season on Wednesday at the MCI Center.
Overall in this series, the Heat have won six straight and seven of the last
10 contests. Washington has lost three straight and five of its last six at
Washington won its second straight game on Sunday. Antawn Jamison and Brendan
Haywood each poured in 17 points as the Wizards routed the New Orleans
Hornets, 88-69, at the MCI Center. Gilbert Arenas added 16 points and Larry
Hughes contributed 15 with nine rebounds for the Wizards, who have won nine of
their last 11 contests overall.
Jamison has scored in double-digits in all 18 of Washington’s games this
season. He has recorded nine double-doubles and is the Wizards top scorer
(22.1 ppg) and rebounder (9.2 rpg).
The Wizards are 5-3 on the road this season.