basketball

Pacers rally past Cavaliers

Durant’s 26 points instrumental in Warriors’ win

AFP
15:33 January 13, 2018

Los Angeles: Darren Collison scored 22 points and Victor Oladipo tallied 19 as the Indiana Pacers rallied from a 22-point deficit to edge the struggling Cleveland Cavaliers 97-95 on Friday.

Lance Stephenson finished with 16 points and 11 rebounds for the Pacers who improved to 22-20 on the season in front of a crowd of 17,900 at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse arena. The loss was the third straight for the three-time defending Eastern Conference champion Cavaliers. Elsewhere, Kevin Durant scored 26 points, Draymond Green added 21 and the Golden State Warriors defeated the host Milwaukee 108-94.