(Sporting Alert) — The Indiana Pacers and Los Angeles Clippers both scored wins in the NBA on Sunday, but the Oklahoma City Thunder was beaten at home by the Toronto Raptors.
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At the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Paul George scored 25 points, Roy Hibbert added 15 points and 12 and Lance Stephenson, 12 points and 10 boards for the Pacers (22-5) to beat the Boston Celtics (12-17), 106-79.
Danny Granger finished with 12 points on 4 for 5 shooting from 3s in his 25 minutes off the bench.
In another NBA score on Sunday night, the Los Angeles Clippers (20-9) spoiled Kevin Love’s outstanding performance with a 120-116 overtime win over the Minnesota Timberwolves (13-15) at STAPLES Center.
Blake Griffin had 32 points and 10 rebounds, Jamal Crawford scored 22 points, including knocking down two clutch baskets to forced overtime, while Chris Paul ended with 19 points and 13 assists in the victory for the LA Clippers, which improved to 12-2 at home.
For the Minnesota Timberwolves, Kevin Love had a season-high 45 points and 19 rebounds, which matched his best for the season in that column in the defeat. Nikola Pekovic had a career-high 34 points and 14 boards.
Also on Sunday night, the Oklahoma City Thunder (22-5) were beaten 104-98 at home by the Toronto Raptors (11-14).
NBA Scores and NBA Records
Indiana Pacers 106 (22-5), Boston Celtics 79 (12-17)
Toronto Raptors 104 (11-14), Oklahoma City Thunder 98 (22-5)
Los Angeles Clippers 120 (20-9), Minnesota Timberwolves 116 (13-15)