The Pacers got a 29-point performance from David West as Indiana ran past Chicago 111-101 on Monday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Bettors who backed the Pacers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 176.5.
Indiana got 22 points from George Hill and another 21 points from Paul George. George Hill contributed 6 assists, while Paul George cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Chicago got 24 points from Marco Belinelli in a losing cause and another 19 points from Nate Robinson. Nate Robinson contributed 9 assists for the Bulls, while Taj Gibson had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 60-54 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Indiana as they grabbed 47 boards, while Chicago only had 35.
Next game, Indiana takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Denver.