Indiana went scoreless in the final 4:35 of the game as Boston used an 11-0 run in that time to beat Indiana 83-81. The ominous fourth quarter began with Indiana missing their first nine shots, responded with an 11-2 run, and finished the night scoreless. Indiana went 4-20 in the final quarter, scored just 13 points, and couldn't make a play late to hold on to an 81-72 lead.
Roy Hibbert had 12 points in the first quarter, but nothing after. No starter shot 50% as the team shot just 36.4% for the night. Paul George led Indiana with 16 on 7-22 shooting. David West had 11 points and 16 rebounds, with George Hill scoring 14 and Lance Stephenson 12. Orlando Johnson had seven off the bench.