NBA: Charlotte 114, Dallas 89

Feb. 11, 2014 at 9:53 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Al Jefferson struck 30 points on 14-of-23 shooting Tuesday, propelling the Charlotte Bobcats over Dallas for just the second time in club history, 114-89.

Anthony Tolliver connected on five 3-pointers en route to 22 points as the Bobcats improved to 2-17 all-time against the Mavericks.

Gerald Henderson added 15 points on 7-of-11 shooting for Charlotte, which made 54.9 percent of its shots from the field.

Josh McRoberts dished out a personal-best 13 assists.

Dallas had its five-game winning streak ended as a hobbled Dirk Nowitzki (sprained left ankle) was held to 16 points.

Monta Ellis also provided 16 and seven assists.

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