Indiana Defeats Memphis 82-81 - Recap
|Indiana Defeats Memphis 82-81 - Recap|
The Pacers grabbed an 82-81 win over the Grizzlies on Monday, behind a 14-point effort from David West at FedExForum.
The Pacers were a 6-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 170.5.
Indiana got 13 points from George Hill and another 12 points from Paul George. Paul George contributed 9 assists, while Paul George cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Grizzlies got a 17-point performance from Wayne Ellington, who was supported by 14 points from Rudy Gay. Jerryd Bayless had 5 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Tony Allen grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 43-39 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-34.
Indiana looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.