But lose again! This time to the Houston Rockets 114-106.
Despite a career high 38 points from John Wall, the Wizards lose a Martin Luther King Holiday matinee at the Verizon Center.
Washington got some good news on the injury front as Andray Blatche returned and had a double-double with 11 points and 12 rebounds.
Kevin Martin led the Rockets with 25 points, while Samuel Dalembert chipped in with 20 and 7 boards.
Houston was deadly at the foul line, hitting 25 of 26.
The Wizards five game home stand continues on Wednesday as Kevin Durant and Oklahoma City visit the Verizon Center.
Tom Blaz is Chief Editor of DC PRO and co-owner of The Recruiting Eagle a website focusing on Auburn University Athletics.