Indianapolis, IN (Sporting Alert) — The Indiana Pacers lead the Houston Rockets 56-45 at half-time in the NBA clash at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Friday night.
Paul George leads the Pacers with 12 points, five rebound and four assists, while David West has eight points, six rebounds and two steals.
Dwight Howard already has a double-double of 13 points and 10 rebounds. He also has four blocks as well in the first half for the Rockets (17-9).
Chandler Parsons is also in double figures after scoring 10 points in the first half.
The game saw the return of Danny Granger, who has played 10 minutes so far and has two points for Indiana. He’s 0-3 from the field.
The Indiana Pacers (20-5) are looking to bounce back from the 97-94 defeat at Miami Heat on Wednesday night and the surprised 101-96 defeat to the Detroit Pistons at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse prior to that.