Paul George scores 35 as Pacers erase 19-point deficit to beat Raptors
Indiana forward Paul George scores 18 of his 35 points in the third quarter. AP

THE Indiana Pacers erased a 19-point deficit to beat the Toronto Raptors, 108-90, on Tuesday in Indianapolis (Wednesday, Manila time) stopping a three-game losing run.

Paul George scored 35 on 12 of 25 shooting, making 5 of 10 attempts from beyond the arc, as the Pacers notched their 38th win in 78 games.

Jeff Teague went 5 for 13 and wound up with 20 points, while Thaddeus Young had a double-double of 15 points and 11 rebounds.

The Pacers are tied with the Heat in eight spot in the East at 38-40.

The Raptors saw their win streak end at two and now hold a 47-31 record, tied for third in the East with the Washington Wizards.

DeMar DeRozan scored 27, while Jonas Valanciunas had 10 points and 10 rebounds.

Cory Joseph also had 10 points for the Raptors.



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