Bobcats Slip Up On The Road

David West scored 28 points in 32 minutes and the New Orleans Hornets won their fourth straight game, 112-84 over the Charlotte Bobcats.

Peja Stojakovic hit five 3-pointers and finished with 17 points for New Orleans. The Hornets shot 60 percent in winning for the 12th time in its last 14 games to keep pace with the leaders in the Western Conference.

Emeka Okafor led Charlotte with 13.