Wednesday , Dec , 22 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Washington Wizards Team Report – December 22

=== Washington Wizards Team Report – December 22 ===

(Sports Network) – The Washington Wizards were handed their second loss in
the three games on Tuesday night, as they dropped a 104-93 decision in
Sacramento.

Gilbert Arenas posted 22 points and six boards for the Wizards, while Antawn
Jamison posted 20 points and Larry Hughes added 19 in the loss.

The Wizards got within 64-63 midway through the third on a layup by Brendan
Haywood, but Sacramento responded with a 14-6 flurry. Mike Bibby’s three-
pointer with three minutes left in the quarter put the club ahead 78-69.

Washington got within 89-85 on a three-pointer by Arenas midway through the
fourth, but got no closer and suffered the double-digit loss.

Brendan Haywood registered 11 points for the Wizards, who fell to 7-6 on the
road this season.

Washington is off until Sunday night when it completes a five-game road trip
in Minnesota.

WAS