Stephen Jackson out vs. Blazers

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Charlotte Bobcats forward Stephen Jackson is sitting out Saturday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers because of an injured left hamstring.

Jackson, who leads the Bobcats with an average of 19 points per game, was hurt in Friday night's 92-84 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers. He had eight points and two rebounds before leaving in the third quarter.