Bobcats snap Wizards' 3-game win streak 119-114

Bobcats snap Wizards' 3-game win streak 119-114

Charlotte Bobcats' Gerald Henderson (9) drives against Washington Wizards' Trevor Ariza (1) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, March 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

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by The Associated Press

WCNC.com

Posted on March 18, 2013 at 10:34 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Gerald Henderson had 27 points, Kemba Walker came up big late and the Charlotte Bobcats defeated Washington 119-114 Monday night to snap the Wizards' three-game win streak.
 
Walker scored nine of his 18 points in the final three minutes to spark a 12-0 run, lifting the Bobcats to only their second win in their last 14 games.
 
Walker shot 8 of 14 from the field and had seven assists.
 
Henderson, who came in averaging 22.5 points over his previous five games, was 8 of 16 from the field and 10 of 11 on free throws. He also tied a career high with eight assists.
 
Ben Gordon had 19 points and Josh McRoberts added 17 for Charlotte.
 
John Wall scored 25 points and Nene added 21 for the Wizards, who have lost three of four games this season to the NBA-worst Bobcats.
 

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