Magic rout Nets 105-82 for first victory in Brooklyn

- Nikola Vucevic scored 18 points, Elfrid Payton had 17 and the Orlando Magic beat the Nets 105-82 on Monday night for their first victory in Brooklyn.

Tobias Harris had 15 points and nine rebounds for the Magic, who had dropped all six games here since the Nets moved for the 2012-13 season. They had little trouble in this one, going ahead just before halftime and gradually extending their lead throughout the second half.

The Magic bounced back after consecutive losses, including a 111-76 embarrassment at home against Cleveland on Friday. They shot 54 percent from the field and led by 26 in the fourth quarter.

Jarrett Jack scored 15 points for the Nets, who have dropped two in a row at home after winning six of their previous seven. Brooklyn shot just 39 percent.

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