Found December 15, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- David West didn't think he could be much of a factor offensively on Saturday night. His teammates refused to believe that. West scored 19 of his game-high 23 points in the second half to lead the Indiana Pacers to their third consecutive victory, an 88-77 win over the Detroit Pistons at The Palace on Saturday night. Playing in his 10th season, West is averaging a team-high 17.6 points with Danny Granger sidelined by a knee injury. "He was telling us the whole time his shots were not falling today but we told him to keep shooting because we know he's a road warrior," point guard George Hill said. "When it really matters, he's going to be there. It just shows what a true leader is about." Hill supplied 18 points and seven assists while Paul George piled up 15 points, eight assists, eight rebounds and four steals for the Pacers (13-11), who led most of the way. Indiana, ranked No. 1 defensively in points allowed (91) and fi...
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