Paul George finished with 32 points and recorded 5 rebounds, while David West added 30 points and 7 rebounds to help the Indiana Pacers defeat the Milwaukee Bucks, 110-100. The Pacers shot 36-80 (45.0%) from the field and turned it over on only nine possessions. Indiana (42-13) has now won seven of their last 10 games.
George shot 10-18 from the field (5-7 on 3-pointers) and 7-9 from the free throw line, in a solid performance. Brandon Knight had another big game for Milwaukee despite the loss, putting up 30 points on 12-23 shooting (3-9 on 3-point attempts), in addition to going 3-6 from the free throw line. He also tallied 8 assists and 5 rebounds. Zaza Pachulia chipped in 10 points and 9 rebounds.
This drops Milwaukee (10-45) to 0-2 against Indiana on the year.
Coming up next, the Pacers take on the Los Angeles Lakers, who are 19-36 on the year. The Bucks match up against the Philadelphia 76ers, currently 15-41 this season. The Pacers are 1-0 versus Los Angeles this season. The Bucks are 1-1 versus Philadelphia this season.