Pelicans rally, then fall at Charlotte

PELICANS JPGFor the Pelicans, the story was familiar. Rally, then fall late in the 4th quarter.

The Pelicans rallied from 13 points down in the 4th to tie at Charlotte, but fell 90-87. Brian Roberts had 20 points for New Orleans, Anthony Davis 18 points.

The Pelicans trailed 77-64. They later tied the game at 84.  Charlotte scored 9 points in the final 00:39, all on free throws. Al Jefferson led the Bobcats with 33 points.

The Pelicans fell to 23-31 on the season.