Wolves' outside hopes of a Championship play-off place received a dent when they were held to a 0-0 draw at Reading.
James Henry created Wolves' best chances throughout, forcing three good saves from home goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi.
Reading rarely fashioned any clear-cut openings, though Oliver Norwood did go close with a long-range effort in the second period.
Wolves had enjoyed the better recent form, with only one defeat in their previous seven matches.
But they had let slip a 2-0 lead against bottom...