Brand helps Sixers rout Wizards

Elton Brand had 17 points and nine 83 victory over the Washington Wizards at Wells Fargo Center.

Jrue Holiday added 17 points, Jodie Meeks had 15 and Lou Williams and Thaddeus Young netted 14 apiece as Philadelphia improved to 8-1 as the host this season.

Jordan Crawford paced the Wizards with 17 points. Andray Blatche and John Wall each contributed 13 for Washington, which dropped its third straight game and fell to a league-worst 2-15 on the year.