Gortat and the Wizards are sizzling

17/Feb/17 12:21 February 17, 2017

Aris Barkas

17/Feb/17 12:21

Eurohoops.net

The Wizards are just five games behind the defending champion, first-place Cleveland Cavaliers, and they are playing some of the best basketball in the NBA over the past six weeks

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

John Wall scored 20 points and added 12 assists, Otto Porter Jr. made six 3-pointers, finished with 25 points and eight rebounds, and the Wizards won their fourth straight, 111-98 over the Indiana Pacers. Polish big man Marcin Gortat added 12 points for the winners and Czech Tomas Satoransky had one rebounds.

In Chicago Jimmy Butler made two free throws with 0.9 seconds left, sending the Chicago Bulls to a 104-103 victory over Thomas and the Boston Celtics. Sweden’s Jonas Jerebko had 2 points and 3 rebounds. The Bulls played without Dwyane Wade, Spaniard Nikola Mirotic and German Paul Zipser due to injuries.