Hornets 100, Raptors 64
TORONTO (AP) _ Jamal Mashburn scored 25 points and the Charlotte Hornets held the Toronto Raptors to the lowest point total in franchise history in a 100-64 victory Monday night.
The Raptors shot a franchise-worst 27 percent from the field. Vince Carter made just seven of 22 shots, finishing with a team-high 20 points.
P.J. Brown had 14 points and nine rebounds, while Charlotte rookie Jamaal Magloire _ a Toronto native _ had 16 points and eight rebounds.
The Hornets, who shot 52 percent, have won two straight after losing their previous five.
Mashburn scored 10 of his 17 first-half points during a 24-4 run in the second quarter, and the Hornets led 52-34 at the half.
The Raptors scored just 18 points in the first quarter, 16 in the second, 14 in the third and 16 in the fourth.
Notes: The Hornets improved to 22-5 when Derrick Coleman doesn’t play. Coleman is on the injured list for lack of conditioning. ... Toronto made just 24 of 89 shots. .. The Raptors’ previous low for points was 68 against Orlando on March 29, 1998. ... Toronto’s previous lowest shooting percentage was 29 percent against Orlando on April 19, 1997. ... Mashburn also had eight rebounds.