CHARLOTTE, NC - JANUARY 10: Head coach Kevin McHale of the Houston Rockets watches on during their game against the Charlotte Bobcats at Time Warner Cable Arena on January 10, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
The Houston Rockets will try to start a new winning streak when they host the Washington Wizards Friday night.
The Houston Rockets saw their seven game winning streak snapped on Wednesday with a 105-99 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks. They will be looking to start a new streak on Friday when they host the Washington Wizards.
The Rockets lost on Wednesday after carrying a nine-point lead into halftime. Kevin Martin scored 29 points but the Bucks hit 14 of 29 three-point attempts to pull out the road win.
Washington grabbed a rare win on Wednesday in Randy Wittman's first game as head coach after replacing the recently fired Flip Saunders. Washington defeated Charlotte 92-75 Wednesday night and didn't allow 100 points for the first time in eight games.
Game date/time: Friday, January 27, 7:00 pm CT
Location: Toyota Center, Houston, Texas
TV: FSN Houston
Radio: 610am and 850am
Online Streaming: NBA League Pass Broadband
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