Found December 28, 2012 on Wizards Extreme:
wizards 105 magic 9712/28/2012 - Verizon Center, Washington, DCESPN BoxscoreNBA.com Game Highlights (Photo Courtesy ~ Ned Dishman)   As well as Jordan Crawford played (scoring 27 points on only 16 shots), it was the performance of newly acquired point guard Garrett Temple that steered the Wizards to their fourth victory of the season. Despite playing only his second game with the team, Temple looked really comfortable facilitating the Wizards offense and coach Wittman certainly observed that early on. Temple played at total of 35 minutes, efficiently scoring 13 points with six assists and six rebounds. Touted as a defensive specialist, GT made it a point defensively not to back down from Jameer Nelson after Nelson's surging start. His excellent court vision gives him the ability to make the timely passes, his patience with the ball allows his teammates to get set in the right spots to make a play, and oh, the man can knock down a jumper if needed. Temple certainly gives ...
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