Final

Regular Season Series (Game 1 of 1)

Series starts 10/7

Game 1: Sunday, October 7th
Magic80Final
Hornets85

Magic 80

(0-1, 0-0 away)

Hornets 85

(1-0, 1-0 home)

Coverage: NBATV

2:30 PM ET, October 7, 2012

Mexico City Arena, Mexico City

1 2 3 4 T
ORL 18 28 20 1480
NO 16 15 23 3185

Top Performers

Orlando: E. Moore 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 7 Ast

New Orleans: B. Roberts 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

Hornets 85, Magic 80

Associated Press

MEXICO CITY -- Brian Roberts scored 17 points to help the New Orleans Hornets beat the Orlando Magic 85-80 in a preseason game Sunday.

E'Twaun Moore led the Magic with 16 points and seven assists before a crowd of 18,133 at Mexico City Arena. Mexican-born Gustavo Ayon added 12 points and six rebounds.

Ayon will be the third Mexican-born player to play in the NBA following Eduardo Najera and Horacio Llamas.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ORL
NO
Points 80 85
FGM-FGA 27-72 (.375) 29-78 (.372)
3PM-3PA 4-21 (.190) 6-22 (.273)
FTM-FTA 22-28 (.786) 21-34 (.618)
Rebounds (Offensive-Total) 13-46 15-47
Assists 20 17
Turnovers 20 17
Steals 8 12
Blocks 2 7
Fast Break Points 11 7
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 29 (0/0) 27 (0/0)

Top Performers

Orlando
New Orleans
E'Twaun Moore Moore
Points: 16
Reb: 3
Ast: 7
Stl: 0
Blk: 0
Brian Roberts Roberts
Points: 17
Reb: 4
Ast: 4
Stl: 2
Blk: 0