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Detroit Pistons (27-25)


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@ Bos 
L 95-102
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vs. NY 
W 111-105
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@ Ind 
L 104-112
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vs. Tor 
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vs. Den 
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George's 30 points lead Indiana to 112-104 win over Pistons

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Closing out games is a challenge for the Indiana Pacers.

On Saturday at home against the Detroit Pistons, they nearly blew a 20-point third-quarter lead but got the plays they needed when it mattered most.

Paul George had 30 points and eight rebounds and the Pacers held on for the 112-104 win. Leading 104-100 with just more than a minute to play, Monta Ellis and George Hill hit the two shots Indiana needed to seal the win.

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Leaders
Points: Reggie Jackson19.2
Rebounds: Andre Drummond14.9
Assists: Reggie Jackson6.3
FG%: Andre Drummond52.5%
Steals: Andre Drummond1.62
Blocks: Andre Drummond1.48
Defense (Rank)
Points: 100.9 (12)
Rebounds: 43.2 (10)
Assists: 20.9 (8)
FG%: 45.6% (20)
FT%: 78.0% (29)
3P%: 35.0% (16)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 102.2 (12)
Rebounds: 47.0 (3)
Assists: 18.6 (27)
FG%: 43.5% (27)
FT%: 64.7% (30)
3P%: 33.8% (23)
Standings
Central Divison
  W L Pct GB
Cleveland 36 14 .720 --
Chicago 27 23 .540 9.0
Indiana 27 24 .529 9.5
Detroit 27 25 .519 10.0
Milwaukee 20 32 .385 17.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/26/2015 Danny Granger Waived
10/23/2015 Cartier Martin Waived
10/23/2015 Adonis Thomas Waived
10/23/2015 Jordan Bachynski Waived
10/7/2015 Eric Griffin Waived
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Injuries
Date Player Status
2/4/2016 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Groin strain
10/29/2015 Jodie Meeks Fractured right foot
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