INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ Danny Granger tied a career high with 32
points, and the Indiana Pacers beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-91
Friday night to snap a five-game losing streak.
Granger shot 10-for-15 from the field and had nine rebounds. He
tied his career best point total on a dunk late in the fourth
Mike Dunleavy had 23 points and 12 rebounds, and Kareem Rush
scored 20 points for the Pacers.
Josh Childress tied a career high with 26 points and Josh Smith
added 20 for the Hawks, who have lost three straight.
It was Indiana's largest victory margin at home this season. The
Pacers shot 13-for-25 from 3-point range and outrebounded the Hawks
49-35 to win before heading out on a five-game road trip.
Indiana scored a season-low 72 points in a loss to Memphis on
Wednesday, but shot 48 percent against Atlanta.
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