Chris Copeland, Pacers beat Magic, 101-86

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Chris Copeland scored 19 and the Indiana Pacers defeated the Orlando Magic, 101-86. This is the second win in as many games for Indiana (56-26) after beating Oklahoma City on Sunday.

Copeland went 7-16, including 5-11 from three-point range. Other top contributors for Indiana included Rasual Butler with 19 points and five assists, Evan Turner with 14 points and eight rebounds, and Lavoy Allen with 12 points and 11 rebounds. Despite the loss, Moe Harkless put up 14 points for Orlando on 5-9 shooting from the field and 4-7 from the free throw line.

The Magic had an eFG% of just 43.7% while also posting an OR% of 19.6. They are 1-9 this season in games when they drop below 45% and 20% in those respective offensive factors. On the other hand, the Pacers are undefeated (13-0) when limiting their opponents to those numbers or worse.

Orlando (23-59) has now dropped their last four in a row.

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