NBA: Charlotte 109, Los Angeles Lakers 89

Feb. 14, 2011 at 10:05 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Gerald Wallace and Gerald Henderson combined for 38 points Monday, leading the Charlotte Bobcats to a 109-89 decision over the Los Angeles Lakers.

Wallace notched 20 points and hauled in 11 rebounds while Boris Diaw hit a trio of 3-pointers en route to 16 points for Charlotte, which shot 51.2 percent from the field in winning for the third time in five games.

Nazr Mohammed added 16 points off the bench for the victors.

The Lakers lost their second straight contest following a four-game winning streak.

Kobe Bryant scored 20 points and Pau Gasol had 17 points and 10 boards for Los Angeles, which shot a paltry 2-for-16 from 3-point territory.

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