Mullens, Bobcats end Celtics' win streak 94-91

Mullens, Bobcats end Celtics' win streak 94-91
February 11, 2013, 9:49 pm
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Charlotte Bobcats' Kemba Walker, front, drives past Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett, rear, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Byron Mullens had 25 points and 18 rebounds, and the Charlotte Bobcats defeated Boston 94-91 Monday night to snap the Celtics' seven-game winning streak.

Kevin Garnett had 16 points and 13 rebounds for the Celtics, but missed a key 18-footer that would have given Boston the lead late in the game. Paul Pierce and Avery Bradley had chances to send the game into overtime in the final seconds, but missed open 3-pointers.

Ramon Sessions had 19 points for the Bobcats, including the go-ahead jumper from 18 feet with 25.7 seconds left. Kemba Walker had 18 points, six assists and six rebounds, and Gerald Henderson chipped in with 16 points.

Jeff Green had 18 points for the Celtics and Paul Pierce finished with 13 points, eight assists and eight rebounds.