Hornets 85, Magic 80

Updated: October 7, 2012, 5:50 PM ET
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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