Hou 16 27 29 25 97
NOH 19 26 16 29 90
Date of game: 10/24/2012

Recap: New Orleans vs. Houston

New Orleans, LA (Sports Network) - Carlos Delfino scored 20 points off the bench on Wednesday to help the Houston Rockets take a 97-90 triumph over the New Orleans Hornets in preseason action from New Orleans Arena.

Chandler Parsons netted 18 points, while Kevin Martin and Terrence Jones donated 15 points apiece for the Rockets, who improved to 4-2 in the preseason.

Ryan Anderson connected on five 3-pointers en route to a game-high 23 points and Greivis Vasquez recorded a double-double with 13 points and 11 assists in the setback, New Orleans' fourth of the preseason.

Houston trailed 45-43 at the break, but the Rockets outscored the Hornets by 13 in the third and never trailed in the fourth en route to the victory.

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