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Brandon Bass (center) and Jared Sullinger doubled down on the Pacers' Luis Scola in the first half.
David West worked against Celtics center Kelly Olynyk.
Olynyk battled Roy Hibbert for a rebound.
Celtics head coach Brad Stevens was animated as he called out a play.
Scola was fouled by Olynyk as he drove for a layup in the first half.
Olynyk clutched his ankle as he went down going for a blocked shot.
Sullinger's defensive pressure forced the Pacers' Ian Mahinmi to turn the ball over to Avery Bradley.
Rajon Rondo watched the game action from the bench.
The Celtics' Kris Humphries and the Pacers' Paul George chased a loose ball in the third quarter.
A jump ball was called as the Celtics' Gerald Wallace battled the Pacers' Lance Stephenson for the ball in the fourth quarter.
Goaltending was called on Sullinger in the fourth quarter.
Jordan Crawford was unable to convert as he went up for a shot while being defended by Scola.
Bradley tried to slow down Stephenson.
Bradley and Humphries were unable to stop West from draining a short-distance jumper in the third quarter.
Stevens reacted to a call in the fourth quarter.
George raced up the court with the ball as Crawford slipped and fell. The Pacers emerged the winners with a 97-82 victory.
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