Wall flirts with triple-double, Wizards beat Rockets 123-122

HOUSTON (AP) John Wall had 19 points, 13 assists and eight rebounds and the Washington Wizards rallied for a 123-122 win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night to snap a three-game losing streak.

Ramon Sessions had 17 points off the bench, Jared Dudley had 16 points and Marcin Gortat had 13 points and 11 rebounds. The Wizards shot 52 percent.

Gary Neal had 12 points, and Bradley Beal and Garret Temple each added 11 for Washington.

James Harden had 40 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds, but Houston lost its third straight.

Dwight Howard had 20 points and seven rebounds for the Rockets but was ejected for the second straight game. He got his second technical of the night with 8:08 left in the fourth after pushing Nene while the two tangled under the basket. Nene was also ejected for a double technical on the play.