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Brown scores 26 as Suns hand Charlotte its 13th straight loss, 121-104

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    Phoenix Suns' Shannon Brown (26) scores against the Charlotte Bobcats during the second half of an NBA basketball game on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)The Associated Press

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    Phoenix Suns' Goran Dragic (1), of Slovenia, drives past Charlotte Bobcats' Jeff Taylor (44) during the second half of an NBA basketball game on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)The Associated Press

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    Charlotte Bobcats' Bismack Biyombo (0), of the Republic of Congo, shoots over Phoenix Suns' Marcin Gortat, of Poland, during the second half of an NBA basketball game on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)The Associated Press

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    Phoenix Suns' Jared Dudley (3) pushes the ball upcourt as Charlotte Bobcats' Byron Mullens pursues during the second half of an NBA basketball game on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)The Associated Press

Shannon Brown scored a season-high 26 points and the Phoenix Suns routed the Bobcats 121-104 on Wednesday night, Charlotte's league-worst 13th straight loss.

Goran Dragic added 21 points and Jared Dudley had 20 for the Suns, who have won a season-best four straight.

Phoenix connected on a season-high 17 3-pointers on 28 attempts.

Kemba Walker scored 27 points and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist added 25 to match a career high for the Bobcats, who have not won since November 24.

After taking a one-point lead at the end of the first, Phoenix outscored Charlotte 22-6 over the first six-plus minutes of the second quarter to take a 50-33 lead with 5:28 left in the first half.

The Suns' biggest lead was 96-66 — on Dudley's jumper with 37.5 seconds left in the third quarter.

Charlotte, coming off a one-point loss Tuesday against the Lakers, cut the lead in half midway through the fourth quarter and pulled to 109-95 on a 3-pointer by Walker with 4:17 remaining.

But Luis Scola scored six straight points to key a late 12-5 run that put the Suns ahead 121-100 before settling for the 17-point win.

NOTES: The Suns have matched their longest winning streak of the past two seasons. . Phoenix's two highest-scoring games have come against Charlotte. The Suns also set season marks with 36 second-quarter points and 64 in the first half. . Dudley has scored 20-plus points in three straight games for the first time in his career. . The Bobcats scored 20 of their 27 first-quarter points in the paint but only 36 inside over the final three quarters. . Georgia McCoy, the wife of Suns radio announcer Al McCoy, passed away earlier Wednesday. McCoy, the only radio play-by-play man the team has had in its 45-year history, worked the game and waved a thank you at a fan who brought a sign offering prayers to him and his family.