Otto Porter

Wizards beat Knicks to end 5-game skid

Wizards beat Knicks to end 5-game skid

John Wall scored 26 points and Bradley Beal added 22 as the Washington Wizards broke a five-game losing streak with a 108-95 win over the New York Knicks on Sunday.

The Knicks, who fell to 3-7, were led by Enes Kanter’s 18 points and 12 rebounds. Trey Burke had 13 points.

Markieff Morris had 16 points and Jeff Green added 14 for Washington, which won for the second time in nine games.

The Wizards entered the game having allowed the most points in the NBA.

“We’re leading a lot of the categories in the wrong way,” Washington coach Scott Brooks said.

In this game, the Wizards, who had allowed 107 or more points in the first eight games, used stout defense down...