Pacers Down Cleveland 82-78 - Match Report
|Pacers Down Cleveland 82-78 - Match Report|
Paul George scored 16 points leading the Pacers to an 82-78 victory over Cleveland at Quicken Loans Arena on Sunday.
Indiana won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 9.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 183.5.
Roy Hibbert had 15 points for Indiana and David West chipped in with 11 points. Paul George had 6 assists for the Pacers, while Luis Scola was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Cleveland got 21 points from C.J. Miles in a losing cause and another 14 points from Dion Waiters. Dion Waiters contributed 5 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 13 rebounds.
Indiana led at halftime, 44-35.
Cleveland had a 49-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Indiana heads into a battle against the Raptors. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.