No pretty way to sum up the Indiana Pacers' first half against the New Orleans Hornets. The Hornets have controlled the game from the tip, never trailing, shooting 50% while the Pacers struggled to get north of 30%. Indiana had 11 turnovers, allowed 26 points in the paint. Indiana finished the half on a 5-0 run to at least cut the game within 20.
Paul George leads the Pacers with 11 and seven rebounds, Robin Lopez has 13 points, six rebounds, and four blocks for the Hornets.