Indiana got 23 points from Danny Granger en route to a 117-112 victory over Cleveland on Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Pacers won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 6.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Indiana got 22 points from Darren Collison and another 15 points from Mike Dunleavy. Darren Collison contributed 9 assists, while Roy Hibbert cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Cleveland got 25 points from Ramon Sessions in a losing cause and another 21 points from Antawn Jamison. Ramon Sessions contributed 9 assists for the Cavaliers, while Manny Harris had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 59-54 at the break.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-32.
Next game, Indiana takes its act home to face Portland looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head on the road to face Memphis.