Saturday , Jan , 31 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Washington Wizards Team Report – January 31

=== Washington Wizards Team Report – January 31 ===

(Sports Network) – The Washington Wizards improved to 2-2 on their current
seven-game homestand.

Larry Hughes had 23 points and nine rebounds, as the Wizards rallied from a
15-point fourth-quarter deficit to post a 105-100 win over the Phoenix Suns on
Friday at the MCI Center.

Kwame Brown added 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Wizards, who snapped a
two-game losing streak. Brendan Haywood chipped in a game-high 13 boards in
the win.

Jarvis Hayes and Steve Blake each scored 13 points for Washington in Friday’s
victory.

The Wizards were 28-of-47 from the foul line (60 percent) and held a
commanding 59-41 edge over Phoenix on the boards.

Washington is off until Sunday when it hosts rookie phenom LeBron James and
the Cleveland Cavaliers.

WAS