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New Orleans HornetsChris Paul set the way for the New Orleans Hornets to a famous 107- 99 victory against the Houston Rockets on Wednesday. As a result of this the Hornets get a 4-0 lead and also best opener season of this season after a very long period. The three-time All-Star led all scorers with 25 points, including 13 in the final three minutes, and added eight assists.

Paul who has been completely out of the matches during previous season as a result of injury, came up with a bang performance to a good lead for New Orleans prior with 2.33 minutes left, which left Houston to a (0-4) setback and finally to lose the match. However it was Houston worst defeat since 1999.

However Hornets are still one of the toughest opponents of all times for anytime as they are one of the three teams who were unbeaten in the NBA holding the hands with Atlanta Hawks as well as two-time defending NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers.

Meanwhile it was the pair Kevin Martin and Aaron Brooks who played really well and scored 18 points each for his team, who took the team to a one point lead with 3:30 minutes were left before Hornets came up with a scintillating performance to wrap up the game in favor of them letting Houston to a worst defeat in a decade time. However Brooks was pulled out of the match at the final moment after getting a double technical for involving in a arguing a call. It was Marco Belinelli who added 18 points for the Hornets at the final moment to make a major lead in the game.

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