Paul George put up 37 points to help the Indiana Pacers edge the Miami Heat, 93-90. The Pacers shot 37-78 (47.4%) from the field and controlled the offensive glass with 16 rebounds. The Conference Semifinals now sit at 3-2.
George finished 15-28 from the field (5-14 on 3-point attempts) in a good performance. Other key players for Indiana included David West with 19 points and nine rebounds, and Roy Hibbert with 10 points and 13 rebounds. Chris Bosh put up 20 points for Miami in the loss. He also added 10 rebounds. Dwyane Wade added 18 points and eight rebounds.
Not only did Indiana win the battle on the backboards in Game 5, but they've also controlled the glass in the series. The Pacers have corralled 28.6% of available offensive rebounds as well as 80.5% of possible defensive rebounds.
Indiana still trails in the series 3-2, and will have to beat Miami on the road in Game 6 of the Conference Semifinals.