Four consecutive three pointers for the Indiana Pacers willed them to a surprising come from behind victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Pacers trailed 93-86 with 2:47 remaining, but got big three point contributions from George Hill, Monta Ellis, and even Myles Turner reversed the Indiana fortunes for at least a night.
Ellis was the leader for the Pacers all night, scoring a team high 27 points, shooting 10-16 from the floor, hitting two of his three three pointers in the 12-2 run. Paul George helped ice the game late at the free throw line, scoring 22 points and dishing 10 assists. Ian Mahimni had a Pacers career high 19 points and Myles Turner had his first NBA three pointers as part of his 16 point, six block night.
The Pacers won despite their bench, getting outscored 26-8, but key play from the starters helped set them up with an impressive win out of the All-Star Break. Kevin Durant had 28 and Russell Westbrook had 23 points and 18 assists in the loss.