Originally written November 28, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
LOS ANGELES -- George Hill bided his time, let the game clock dwindle, then calmly beat three All-Stars to the hole to give the Indiana Pacers a 79-77 win over the Los Angeles Lakers in front of a stunned Staples Center crowd Tuesday night. Hill took Metta World Peace off the dribble, then outraced Pau Gasol and Dwight Howard to hit a game-winning layup with one-tenth of a second left. It was the Pacers' third consecutive road win over the Lakers, who rallied from as much as 13 down to tie the game on a Kobe Bryant 3-pointer with 24.5 seconds left. Bryant's 40 points -- coming on a night when his participation was deemed a game-time decision due to the flu -- was not enough to make up for a lackadaisical Los Angeles offense that shot 31 percent from the field and committed 19 turnovers. Ten of the turnovers were committed by Bryant, who added 10 rebounds, three assists and three steals. Indiana's offense was not at peak performance either, as the Pacers made just...
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