HOUSTON, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- A 26-point, 13-rebound effort from Dwight Howard Wednesday launched Houston to a 119-98 victory over Sacramento.
The Rockets won their third in a row, grabbing a mammoth 55 rebounds.
Houston outscored Sacramento in every quarter, capitalizing on a team that was making its final stop on a six-game road trip.
Sacramento was led by Derrick Williams with 22 points and 11 boards. It was the third loss for the Kings in four games.