New Jersey Falls 106-99 to Pacers - Recap
The Pacers grabbed a 106-99 win over the Nets on Tuesday, behind a 24-point effort from Paul George at Conseco Fieldhouse.
The Pacers won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 9.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Danny Granger had 21 points for Indiana and Roy Hibbert chipped in with 18 points. Danny Granger had 5 assists for the Pacers, while Roy Hibbert was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
New Jersey got 34 points from Deron Williams in a losing cause and another 28 points from Anthony Morrow. Deron Williams contributed 7 assists for the Nets, while Kris Humphries had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 55-53 at the break.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-34.
Indiana looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Timberwolves. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.