77
      Wednesday
      92 / 74
      Thursday
      93 / 74
      Friday
      88 / 70

      Washington Wizards preseason ends with loss in Philadelphia

      JaVale McGee led the Wizards with 20 points in the loss.

      PHILADELPHIA (AP) Jrue Holiday scored 24 points, including 15 in the last 5:35 of the fourth quarter, to propel the Philadelphia 76ers to a 101-94 preseason victory over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night.

      JaVale McGee led Washington with 20 points, 12 in the fourth quarter. John Wall scored 17.

      The Wizards took an 88-87 lead with 2:45 to play on a pair of free throws by McGee. Holiday then hit two 3-pointers, sandwiched around a hook shot by Nikola Vucevic, to give the Sixers a 95-88 edge with 1:09 left. The fourth quarter featured nine lead changes.

      Washington took a 52-47 lead into halftime after Philadelphia's Nikola Vucevic made a 3 at the buzzer.

      The Wizards had a 10-point advantage late in the half, behind Wall's 13 points.