Charlotte Bobcats Team Report – January 16
=== Charlotte Bobcats Team Report – January 16 ===
(Sports Network) – Charlotte dropped a 103-95 decision to the Atlanta Hawks at
Philips Arena on Saturday night.
Charlotte was paced by Jason Hart’s 19 points off the bench. Kareem Rush
tallied 15 points for the Bobcats, who dropped their fourth straight game
since defeating Minnesota on January 5. Rush was the only Bobcats starter to
score in double figures.
Keith Bogans and Jason Kapono contributed 13 and 10 points, respectively, from
the Charlotte bench. Charlotte got 55 points from its bench.
Already leading throughout the entire contest, the Hawks’ advantage bloomed to
18 in the third quarter, 78-60, and the Bobcats were unable to recover.
Antoine Walker’s three-point jump shot with under a minute to go sealed the
win for Atlanta.
The Bobcats shot 45 percent from the floor (40-of-80), including 6-of-14 from
beyond the arc.
Charlotte has a day off before hosting the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night.