Recap - Pacers Defeat Minnesota 107-91
|Recap - Pacers Defeat Minnesota 107-91|
Roy Hibbert scored 27 points and added 12 rebounds for a double-double, leading Indiana over Minnesota, 107-91, on Wednesday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Bettors who backed the Pacers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 15.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 184.5.
Paul George had 17 points for Indiana and George Hill chipped in with 16 points. David West had 6 assists for the Pacers, while Roy Hibbert was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Minnesota got 21 points from Ricky Rubio in a losing cause and another 17 points from Luke Ridnour. Ricky Rubio contributed 10 assists for the Timberwolves, while Greg Stiemsma had 9 rebounds.
The Pacers hit the break leading 62-54 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Indiana as they grabbed 49 boards, while Minnesota only had 36.
Next game, Indiana takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Houston.