Cleveland vs Indiana Wrap - Indiana Wins 98-91
Indiana got 22 points from Danny Granger en route to a 98-91 victory over Cleveland on Friday at Conseco Fieldhouse.
Indiana did not, however, defeat the Cavaliers against the spread, which closed at 9.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 193.5.
Roy Hibbert had 17 points for Indiana and George Hill chipped in with 15 points. Darren Collison had 4 assists for the Pacers, while Roy Hibbert was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Cleveland got 20 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 14 points from Anderson Varejao. Kyrie Irving contributed 4 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Cleveland were victorious, as the score was 47-45 at the break.
Indiana had a 60-49 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Indiana takes its act on the road to face Detroit looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face New Jersey.