Rozier, Hornets snap 4-game skid, beat Blazers 109-101

Rozier, Hornets snap 4-game skid, beat Blazers 109-101
Terry Rozier scores 34 points as Charlotte beats Portland to snap a 4 game losing streak. (Source: WBTV)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Terry Rozier had 34 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets rode a strong first quarter to a 109-101 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.

P.J. Washington had 23 points and eight rebounds after missing three games with an ankle injury, and Miles Bridges added 19 points, including two highlight-reel dunks for the Hornets.

Rozier, Washington and Bridges were a combined 15 of 31 from 3-point range as Portland’s seven-game winning streak against the Hornets was halted.

Carmelo Anthony had six 3-pointers and 24 points for the Trail Blazers.

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