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Lamb, Warren lead Pacers past Young, Hawks in OT

Atlanta Hawks' Jabari Parker (5) goes to the basket against Indiana Pacers' Domantas Sabonis (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Fri...
Atlanta Hawks' Evan Turner (1) makes a pass while being defended why Indiana Pacers' T.J. McConnell (9) and Goga Bitadze (88) during the first half of...
Indiana Pacers' T.J. McConnell (9) recovers a loose ball against Atlanta Hawks' Allen Crabbe (33) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Fri...
Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young, right, is fouled by Indiana Pacers' Jeremy Lamb, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 29, 20...
Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young (11) is defended by Indiana Pacers' Malcolm Brogdon (7) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 29, 20...
Atlanta Hawks' Alex Len (25) shoots over Indiana Pacers' Myles Turner (33) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 29, 2019, in ...
Indiana Pacers head coach Nate McMillan question a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks, Friday, Nov. 29, 20...

Atlanta Hawks' Jabari Parker (5) goes to the basket against Indiana Pacers' Domantas Sabonis (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Fri...

Atlanta Hawks' Evan Turner (1) makes a pass while being defended why Indiana Pacers' T.J. McConnell (9) and Goga Bitadze (88) during the first half of...

Indiana Pacers' T.J. McConnell (9) recovers a loose ball against Atlanta Hawks' Allen Crabbe (33) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Fri...

Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young, right, is fouled by Indiana Pacers' Jeremy Lamb, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 29, 20...

Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young (11) is defended by Indiana Pacers' Malcolm Brogdon (7) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 29, 20...

Atlanta Hawks' Alex Len (25) shoots over Indiana Pacers' Myles Turner (33) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 29, 2019, in ...

Indiana Pacers head coach Nate McMillan question a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks, Friday, Nov. 29, 20...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jeremy Lamb scored 20 points, T.J. Warren hit a go-ahead 3-pointer and the Indiana Pacers outlasted Trae Young and the Atlanta Hawks 105-104 in overtime Friday night

Young matched his career high with 49 points in the Hawks’ ninth straight loss. He was 16 of 28 from the field, hitting 8 of 15 from 3-point range.

Lamb got the Pacers started in overtime with a 20-foot jumper and he fed Myles Turner for a 3-pointer. Warren made his only 3-pointer of the game with 1:12 remaining to push the Pacers to their fifth consecutive victory.

Turner and Domantas Sabonis each scored 17 points, and Warren and Malcomb Brogdon had 16 apiece.

DeAndre’ Bembry and Alex Len added 15 points each for Atlanta.

The Hawks rallied to tie and force overtime after Brogdon’s last-second bank shot was too long.

The Pacers erased an 11-point halftime deficit by holding the Hawks to just 11 points in the third quarter. The 29-11 edge gave the home team a 72-65 lead. Atlanta enjoyed a 31-21 second quarter to take a 54-43 halftime lead.

TIP-INS

Hawks: Forward Jabari Parker is averaging 17.8 points on 51.8%t shooting, one of just four NBA players to average 17 points with 20 3-pointers on 50%tshooting. ... Young became the franchise’s second-youngest player, at 21 years and 69 days, to reach 2,000 career points on Wednesday.

Pacers: Brogdon is shooting a league-leading 96% at the line. ... The next five games are on the road, where Indiana is 3-4.

MOVE OVER, MOE

Fourth-year Pacers coach Nate McMillan tied Doug Moe for 24th on the NBA’s list with 628 victories. McMillan, whose overall record is 628-566, recently passed Larry Bird (147) and Bob “Slick” Leonard (142) for fourth in career franchise victories now at 150.

UP NEXT

Hawks: At Houston on Saturday night.

Pacers: At Philadelphia on Saturday night.

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Updated : 2021-03-08 06:42 GMT+08:00