Walker's last-second shot springs Bobcats past T'Wolves
Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - After squandering a 16-point lead, Kemba Walker saved the day for Charlotte, burying a game-winning jumper in the closing seconds to give the Bobcats an 89-87 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
After the T'Wolves used a 16-4 run to tie the game at 87-87, Walker brought the ball up the court and held for the final possession. He shook the defender with a magnificent cross-over to create space and drained the pull up jumper to give the Bobcats the lead with 0.7 seconds remaining.
For the game, Walker tallied 22 points, five assists, four steals and four rebounds for the Bobcats, who extended their winning streak to three with the victory.
Andrei Kirilenko posted a double-double for the injury plagued Timberwolves. He scored a game-high 26 points and pulled down 12 rebounds in the loss.
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