Posted December 29, 2012 on AP on Fox
Lou Williams had 21 points and a career-high 12 assists, Al Horford added 20 points and the Atlanta Hawks won their fourth straight, 109-100 over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night. David West scored a game-high 29 points for the Pacers, who had won four straight and seven of eight. With Josh Smith, Atlanta's leading scorer this season, unable to play because of a right hip flexor, Hawks coach Larry Drew started Zaza Pachulia, who responded with 17 points and a game-high 14 rebounds. Indiana never got closer than three in the fourth quarter after Paul George's three-point play made it 91-88 at the 5:18 mark. Jeff Teague's floating runner made it 101-90 less than 3 minutes later. George finished with 18 points and George Hill added 15 for Indiana. Hill started and played 33 minutes despite a sore right groin. Kyle Korver scored five points in a single possession late in the third to push the lead to 12 points. After officials watched a video replay, the call was ...
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