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Pacers final score: Bucks hold off Pacers 87-81

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Indiana once again fell short in a late comeback bid in a loss that had 19 turnovers and 59% free throw shooting. Chris Copeland had 19 and Roy Hibbert had 16 to lead the Pacers.

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The Indiana Pacers fell in similar fashion to the Milwaukee Bucks as they did against Atlanta on Saturday. A late push by Indiana drew them within three, but tonight's hero was Brandon Knight, who pulled up a game sealing jumper to snap an 8-0 Indiana run, sending the Pacers into their third straight loss. As has been a theme so far, the Pacers were unable to get out of their way offensively for much of the game, committing 19 turnovers, getting outscored 28-4 on points off turnovers by the Bucks. Indiana also struggled from the free throw line, shooting just 13-22.

Chris Copeland was one of three Pacers in double figures with 19 points, hitting four threes. Roy Hibbert had 16 points on 7-10 shooting with seven rebounds and five blocks. Solomon Hill topped his career high with 12 points with Lavoy Allen proving Indiana's best player with eight points and 12 rebounds, seven offensive. Indiana had 15 offensive boards, with three coming from Ian Mahinmi. The Bucks were led by Knight, who had 23 points. Indiana will travle to Washingotn to face the Wizards tomorrow night on ESPN in hopes of snapping their three game losing streak.