Crawford scores 31, Wizards beat Cavs 101-98
- Wizards guard John Wall, left, dribbles against Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, Saturday, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
WASHINGTON (AP) - Jordan Crawford scored 31 points and John Wall added 24 to lead the Washington Wizards to a 101-98 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday night.
Antawn Jamison scored 29 in his return to Washington but missed a 3-point attempt to tie the game with 35 seconds to play.
It was Jamison's first appearance in the Verizon Center since being traded from the Wizards to Cleveland in February 2010.
JaVale McGee had nine points and 12 rebounds for Washington, which snapped a six-game losing streak.
Kyrie Irving scored 20 points, 12 in the fourth quarter, and Ryan Hollins had 15 for the Cavaliers, who lost their fifth straight.
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