AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) David West had 23 points and George Hill added 18 points and seven assists to lead the Indiana Pacers to an 88-77 win over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night.
As hotly contested as the Bulls-Pacers rivalry has been over the past few seasons, its no surprise that Tuesday nights game at the United Center came down to the wire.
Heading into this season, the Pacers were supposed to be the class of the Central Division, capitalizing on Derrick Roses extended absence in Chicago.
A week into the NBAs regular season, its become clear that certain assumptions made before the campaign starting are off the mark, at least in the easy going.
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