Lance Stephenson, Paul George carry Pacers past 76ers

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Lance Stephenson scored 25 and the Indiana Pacers beat the Philadelphia 76ers, 99-90. Indiana (50-17) is now on a four-game winning streak.

Stephenson finished 8-16 (1-6 from three-point range) and 8-9 from the free throw line. Paul George also chipped in for Indiana, finishing with 24 points and 8 rebounds. On 9-19 shooting, including 4-8 from behind the arc, Thaddeus Young put up 23 points for Philadelphia in the loss. Michael Carter-Williams added 15 points and 13 rebounds.

Philadelphia (15-52) has now dropped their last 21 consecutive games.

Coming up, the Pacers play the New York Knicks, who are 27-40 on the season. The 76ers go up against the Chicago Bulls, currently sitting at 37-29 this year. The Pacers won their last two meetings with New York. The 76ers have a 1-1 record against Chicago this season.

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