Pacers even up series with 91-77 win over Heat

Pacers even up series with 91-77 win over Heat

June 1st, 2013 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

Indiana Pacers forward Paul George (24) goes up for a shot against Miami Heat center Joel Anthony during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference basketball finals in Indianapolis, Saturday, June 1, 2013.

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INDIANAPOLIS - Roy Hibbert had 24 points and 11 rebounds, Paul George finished with 28 points, and the Indiana Pacers forced a deciding game in the Eastern Conference finals with a 91-77 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night.

LeBron James scored 29 points for the defending NBA champions, who will host Game 7 on Monday. Dwyane Wade was limited to just 10.

The Pacers opened the third quarter on a 14-2 run as the Heat went 1 of 11 from the field. Indiana led by as much as 66-49 late in the third.

Miami couldn't get closer than four the rest of the way.