Recap - Pacers Defeat Philadelphia 106-98
|Recap - Pacers Defeat Philadelphia 106-98|
Roy Hibbert scored 27 points and added 13 rebounds for a double-double, leading Indiana over Philadelphia, 106-98, on Saturday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Indiana did not, however, defeat the 76ers against the spread, which closed at 15 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 195.5.
Indiana got 19 points from Paul George and another 18 points from Lance Stephenson. David West contributed 6 assists, while Roy Hibbert cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The 76ers got a 29-point performance from Michael Carter-Williams, who was supported by 21 points from Evan Turner. Michael Carter-Williams had 3 assists in a losing cause for Philadelphia, while Evan Turner grabbed 11 rebounds.
Indiana led at halftime, 56-52.
The rebound battle favored Philadelphia as they grabbed 54 boards, while Indiana only had 50.
Next game, Indiana takes its act home to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Orlando.