Rockets Back To .500 After Nixing Wizards For Eighth Straight Home Win

Houston, TX (Sports Network) – Kevin Martin finished with 20 points and Aaron Brooks scored 13 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter as the Houston Rockets downed the Washington Wizards, 100-93, at Toyota Center.

Shane Battier also scored 15 and Luis Scola contributed 14 points for the Rockets, who are now .500 overall (15-15), and won their eighth straight game at home.

Kirk Hinrich led the Wizards with 19 points and Andray Blatche notched a double-double with 17 points and 14 rebounds for the Wizards, who are still winless on the road (0-15) and have lost three straight overall.

Nick Young scored 18 and rookie John Wall supplied 13 points and six assists off the bench in defeat.

Check in with The Dream Shake for more Rockets news.

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