CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Terry Rozier scored 19 points, Miles Bridges added 17 and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Washington Wizards, 97-87, on Wednesday night (Thursday, Manila time) for their fourth straight victory.
After tying it at 63 with 3:52 left in the third period, Charlotte had a 10-2 run to close the quarter. Oubre scored seven points during the run.
Miles Bridges plays 37 minutes, shooting 8 for 15.
Wizards: Gafford shot 5 for 5 for 10 points in the first quarter. … With Washington behind 81-71 in the third, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope appeared to lose track of the shot clock. He took a long drive into the lane and failed to attempt a shot before the violation buzzer.
Hornets: Charlotte's season-high, four-game winning streak began after a five-game losing skid.
Wizards: At Miami on Friday night.
Hornets: Host Indiana on Friday night.
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