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Cavaliers beat Magic 110-105 in preseason


ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Overall No. 1 draft pick Anthony Bennett scored 14 of his 16 points in the fourth quarter and Dion Waiters had 21 as the Cleveland Cavaliers rallied for a 110-105 preseason victory over the Orlando Magic on Friday night.

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Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard Dion Waiters (3) dunks over Orlando Magic's Andrew Nicholson (44) during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Orlando, Fla., Friday, Oct. 11, 2013.(AP Photo/John Raoux)

Bennett, who missed his first five shots while picking up five fouls, hit his last six field goal attempts, including two 3-pointers. Kyrie Irving finished with 17 points and five assists for Cleveland (2-0).

Victor Oladipo, the second pick in the draft, led Orlando with 18 points and three assists. He hit his first three shots, including two 3-pointers, as the Magic built a 54-36 lead with just under 4 minutes left in the first half.

Nikola Vucevic had 15 points and six rebounds and Aaron Afflalo added 14 points for the Magic (0-2).


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