Orlando, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – John Wall had 30 points and 12 assists as
the Washington Wizards defeated the Orlando Magic 105-98 on Thursday night.
Marcin Gortat posted 20 points and 12 rebounds, while Paul Pierce supplied 16
points for the Wizards, who bounced back from a season-opening loss at Miami
Nene added 12 points, five assists and three steals in his season debut after
serving a one-game suspension after leaving the bench during a scuffle with
Chicago in the preseason.
Nik Vucevic provided 23 points and 12 rebounds, Ben Gordon netted 22 points
off the bench and Evan Fournier put in 21 for Orlando, which fell to New
Orleans on Tuesday.