The Indiana Pacers fueled a dominate first half through lights out defense against the Utah Jazz, holding Utah to eight points in the second quarter en route to a 53-31 halftime lead. Both units for the Pacers were on point defensively, even when the second unit struggled for offense, they never allowed the Jazz to close the gap. the Pacers have led most of the way, with three Pacers in double figures.
George Hill led the way 14, getting help from Paul George (12) and Roy Hibbert (10). Gerald Green scored seven off of the Pacers bench. For the Jazz, Gordon Hayward had four points on 1-4 shooting.