Pacers topple Nets

The Indiana Pacers were in control from the start Friday, as they cruised to a 121-105 victory over the New Jersey Nets.

Indiana covered the 2.5-point spread, and the 226 points sailed OVER the posted total of 207.5.

Troy Murphy poured in 21 points and grabbed 14 rebounds for a double-double in leading the way. Danny Granger added 28 points in the win for the Pacers.

Brook Lopez had 27 points with seven rebounds for the Nets in the loss.