Wizards fend off Rockets

Wizards fend off Rockets

The Washington Wizards were outplayed in the fourth quarter, but came away with an 89-87 upset victory over the Houston Rockets Monday night.

Washington won the game as a 12-point underdog, while the 176 points fell UNDER the posted total of 191.

Antawn Jamison tossed in a game-high 30 points, and hauled down 12 rebounds to complete a double-double for the Wizards.

Ron Artest led the Rockets with 20 points, and Luis Scola had 16 in a losing effort.