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Digest: Wall, Beal lift Wizards over 76ers for 11th straight home win, 109-93

Digest: Wall, Beal lift Wizards over 76ers for 11th straight home win, 109-93

John Wall had 25 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, Bradley Beal added 20 points and the host Washington Wizards used a second-half spurt to beat the Philadelphia 76ers, 109-93, on Saturday night.

Philadelphia had won three straight for the first time in more than three years. It played without rookie star Joel Embiid. He sat out to rest after scoring 24 points Thursday night against the Charlotte Hornets.

The 76ers raced to an early 13-point lead, but Washington outscored Philadelphia 24-11 in the final minutes of the first half, then for a 56-all halftime tie. The Wizards scored seven straight to...

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