Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/18/13
ORLANDO -- The Charlotte Bobcats got 25 points from point guard Kemba Walker Friday night and beat the Orlando Magic 106-100 to snap a five-game losing streak. The Bobcats, who had lost 24 of their previous 26 games, never trailed in the second half, leading by as many as 13 points early in the fourth quarter. The Magic got 23 points from Arron Afflalo. Jameer Nelson had 22, but he left the game with 58 seconds remaining when he got knocked to the floor by Brendan Haywood, who was called for setting an illegal screen. Charlotte reserve Ramon Sessions had 15 points, including 12 in the fourth quarter when the Bobcats held off a late Magic charge. Gerald Henderson added 18 points for the Bobcats. The Magic had closed to within 98-94, but a technical foul by Afflalo and three consecutive free throws by the Bobcats ended Orlando's hope of winning. The Magic (14-25) continued their up-and-down ways this month, also losing to lowly Washington, while beating good teams like the C...
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