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Area NBA Summer League roundup

Eight games were played Wednesday in the beginning of tournament play at the NBA Pro Summer League in Las Vegas. Among performances by players with local ties were:

Cody Zeller: The former Indiana star had 13 points and five rebounds in the Charlotte Hornets’ 82-81 win over the Dallas Mavericks.

Noah Vonleh: The former Indiana star had 14 points and 10 rebounds in the Hornets’ win.

Miles Plumlee: The former Mad Ants forward had 10 points and 12 rebounds in the Phoenix Suns’ 86-77 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Orlando Johnson: The former Pacers guard had five points and five rebounds for the Golden State Warriors in a 68-65 loss to the Atlanta Hawks.

Christian Watford: The former Indiana forward had two points and missed 6 of 7 shots in the Warriors’ loss.

JaJuan Johnson: The former Purdue star went scoreless in 15 minutes of the Milwaukee Bucks’ 100-71 loss to the San Antonio Spurs.

Deshaun Thomas: The former Bishop Luers forward had five points in 12:42 for the Spurs in their blowout victory.

Frank Gaines: The former IPFW guard scored 13 points in 11:25 for the Miami Heat in a 96-87 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.