Recap - Pacers Defeat Dallas 103-78
|Recap - Pacers Defeat Dallas 103-78|
The battle between the Pacers and Mavericks didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Dallas was handed a 103-78 defeat on Thursday at American Airlines Center.
Indiana won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 193.5.
Indiana got 24 points from Paul George and another 16 points from Roy Hibbert. Paul George contributed 6 assists, while Roy Hibbert cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Dallas got 21 points from Dirk Nowitzki in a losing cause and another 14 points from Vince Carter. Darren Collison contributed 8 assists for the Mavericks, while Elton Brand had 8 rebounds.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 55-34.
Indiana heads into a battle against the Suns. Dallas, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.