Indianapolis, IN -- Paul George scored a team-high 27 points to go with seven rebounds, as the Indiana Pacers used a big second half to overtake the Cleveland Cavaliers, 96-81, on Wednesday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
David West netted 18 points to go with seven assists and nine rebounds, while George Hill contributed 17 points and seven rebounds for the Pacers, who snapped a brief two-game slide. Tyler Hansbrough donated seven points off the bench, while his younger brother Ben Hansbrough added six in the victory.
Coming off a 28-point effort against the Lakers on Tuesday, C.J. Miles scored a game-high 28 for the second straight night, including an impressive 6-of-9 from beyond the arc, while Samardo Samuels gave 10 points for the Cavs, who have dropped six of their last seven.
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