INDIANAPOLIS — Paul George scored 29 points to lead the Indiana Pacers to their 15th straight home win, 114-103 over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night.
David West had 15 points and seven rebounds and George Hill added 15 points and eight assists to help the Pacers to their fourth straight victory overall and their longest home win streak in 13 years.
Jeff Teague had 24 points and eight assists and Al Horford had 15 points and eight rebounds to lead the Hawks, who have lost three of their past four.
The Pacers went on a 7-2 run midway through the fourth quarter. Lance Stephenson scored on a layup before Hill hit a 3-pointer with 6:28 left to play to give the Pacers a 100-84 lead, their largest
LAKERS 92, NETS 83
At New York, Kobe Bryant had 21 points and eight rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers overcame the absences of Dwight Howard and Metta World Peace to beat the Nets.
Howard has a shoulder injury, and World Peace was suspended for the game because, during a game Tuesday, he grabbed Detroit’s Brandon Knight around the neck and punched him in the face.
SUNS 96, GRIZZLIES 90
At Memphis, Tenn., Goran Dragic scored 15 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter to lead Phoenix.
Dragic, who had two points on 1-for-6 shooting through three quarters, was 5 for 6 in the fourth, including converting three three-point plays to help the Suns snap a two-game losing streak.
ROCKETS 140, WARRIORS 109
At Houston, the Rockets tied an NBA record and set a franchise mark with 23 3-pointers.
Jeremy Lin sank a career-high five 3-pointers, and Chandler Parsons and James Harden hit four apiece as the Rockets reached a season-high point total. They also tied an NBA record with 14 3-pointers in the first half and had 35 assists on 46 field goals overall.