Recap - Pacers Defeat New York 106-99
|Recap - Pacers Defeat New York 106-99|
New York was victimized for 25 points and 10 rebounds by Lance Stephenson as the Pacers defeated the Knicks 106-99 in NBA action on Saturday.
Indiana won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 179.5.
Paul George had 23 points for Indiana and Roy Hibbert chipped in with 21 points. David West had 4 assists for the Pacers, while Roy Hibbert was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
New York got 39 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 19 points from Iman Shumpert. Pablo Prigioni contributed 6 assists for the Knicks, while J.R. Smith had 10 rebounds.
Indiana led at halftime, 55-47.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-36.