Indiana Pacers Team Report – January 29
=== Indiana Pacers Team Report – January 29 ===
(Sports Network) – Al Harrington came off the bench to score 24 points and
pull down six rebounds, as the Indiana Pacers used a huge third quarter to
blow out the Phoenix Suns, 101-79, at Conseco Fieldhouse.
Reggie Miller scored 18 points on 5-of-6 shooting from three-point range and
Ron Artest added 14 points and seven assists. Jermaine O’Neal had a quiet
night with 13 points and seven assists, but the Pacers still easily managed to
snap their two-game skid.
Jamaal Tinsley was benched for the first 6:15 and fined because he was late to
the morning shootaround. Head coach Rick Carlisle said Tinsley was up late
dealing with a family matter and overslept. Tinsley had eight points and eight
The Pacers wore throwback jerseys from their 1971-72 and ’72-73 ABA
Indiana, which will also welcome Boston and the LA Lakers to town on its
current stand, has won seven of its last eight at home and is 18-5 in its
arena this season.