Brooklyn Falls 97-96 to Pacers - Recap
|Brooklyn Falls 97-96 to Pacers - Recap|
Indiana earned a 97-96 victory over Brooklyn on Saturday, getting 20 points from Roy Hibbert at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Indiana won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 191.5.
Paul George had 20 points for Indiana and David West chipped in with 17 points. David West had 7 assists for the Pacers, while Paul George was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Brooklyn got 24 points from Shaun Livingston in a losing cause and another 16 points from Joe Johnson. Deron Williams contributed 6 assists for the Nets, while Kevin Garnett had 10 rebounds.
The Pacers hit the break leading 46-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-27.
Indiana looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Magic. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.