John Wall racked up 12 assists to go with 13 points for Washington, which won its third straight to open a five-game road trip and improved to 22-8, tied with Atlanta for the East's second-best record, behind 24-7 Toronto.
James Harden scored 33 points — including a three-pointer with under a second to go in regulation to get Houston within a point — and
Houston outscored the Wizards on second-chance points, 18-9, and points in the paint, 50-34, but was plagued by poor shooting. Washington had no such issues, shooting nearly 93% from the free-throw line and 44.4% percent from beyond the three-point arc.
at Brooklyn 107, Sacramento 99:
Orlando 102, at Miami 101: Former USC center
Chicago 92, at Indiana 90: