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Suns 115 Bobcats 106, overtime

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PHOENIX (AP) -- Leandro Barbosa scored a career-high 32 points while leading the Phoenix Suns' three-point barrage in a 115-to-106 overtime win against Charlotte.

Barbosa made a career-high seven three-pointers in eleven attempts, two coming in the extra period. He drained a three to put the Suns ahead for good with three-38 remaining.

The Suns hit 19 shots from beyond the arc, one off the team record.

Steve Nash added 24 points and eleven assists while Shawn Marion contributed 16 points and eleven rebounds.

The Suns played the last 25 minutes without Amare Stoudemie, who was ejected after drawing his second technical foul.

Gerald Wallace and Adam Morrison each had 22 points in the Bobcats' seventh straight loss.

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)