LANCE Stephenson and Paul George both scored 26 points and the Indiana Pacers won 103-86 over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time) for their third straight win.
David West added 13 points for the Pacers, who pulled away in the third period, when Paul Pierce was ejected for a flagrant foul in only the second scoreless game of his career.
Joe Johnson scored 17 points for the Nets, who lost their third straight. Kevin Garnett, moving to the center spot after Brook Lopez was lost to a broken right foot, had 12. Nets reserve Jason Terry had 11.