Orlando Falls 97-87 to Pacers - Recap
The Pacers grabbed a 97-87 win over the Magic on Tuesday, behind a 24-point effort from Paul George at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Bettors who backed the Pacers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 12. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 189.5.
Indiana got 19 points from Lance Stephenson and another 13 points from David West. Paul George contributed 5 assists, while Roy Hibbert cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Orlando got 18 points from Andrew Nicholson in a losing cause and another 14 points from Maurice Harkless. Jameer Nelson contributed 7 assists for the Magic, while Nikola Vucevic had 10 rebounds.
Indiana trailed at halftime, 44-40.
The rebound battle favored Indiana as they grabbed 44 boards, while Orlando only had 39.
Next game, Indiana takes its act on the road to face New Orleans looking for another win. For Orlando, they head on the road to face Minnesota.