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                      === Pacers keep Wizards winless ===
 
 Indianapolis,  IN  (Sports Network) -  Paul George  posted 20 points and seven
 rebounds as Indiana took down Washington, 89-85, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
 
 Gerald  Green had 15 points and eight rebounds while Lance Stephenson added 12
 points and David West gave 11 for the Pacers, who snapped a three-game slide.
 
 "It  feels good to  win and hopefully we can put together a streak here," said
 George.  "It's a  long season and we just  have to focus on what will make us
 better in the future."
 
 Emeka  Okafor and Bradley  Beal each posted 17 points while A.J. Price gave 12
 points  and  14 rebounds for  the Wizards, who have  dropped all five of their
 games this season.
 
 "We  have too many turnovers, especially me," said Beal. "We try making passes
 that  aren't there,  or try making a move  in a tight spot. It's not the other
 team that's beating us, it's us beating ourselves."
 
 Indiana  built a five-point lead with 8:14 to play when D.J. Augustin hit a 3-
 pointer, his only points of the game, for an 80-75 advantage.
 
 West's  layup  with 1:44 left made  it an 87-80  game, but Beal buried a three
 and,  following a  miss from Roy Hibbert,  Okafor buried a jumper to make it a
 two-point contest with 36.4 seconds to play.
 
 George  then missed  a 3-pointer  and Hibbert  failed on  the tip,  with Price
 grabbing the board and calling timeout with 16.9 seconds left.
 
 Trevor  Booker  was set up  for a potential tying  shot, but he missed, George
 grabbed  the rebound and hit his two from the line with 1.2 seconds to play to
 seal the win.
 
 The  first 24 minutes  of the game were tight as neither side led by more than
 seven. Indiana had a 23-22 lead after one, but Washington made up the point in
 the second as the teams went to halftime at 49-all.
 
 Washington  took a 72-70 lead into the final quarter after Chris Singelton hit
 a  jumper with 25.1  seconds left and George Hill missed on a 3-pointer in the
 final seconds.
 
                                   Game Notes
 
 Indiana hosts Toronto on Tuesday ... Washington will look for its first win of
 the season on Tuesday against Charlotte ... The Pacers have won seven straight
 against  the  Wizards ... Hibbert  finished the game  with seven points and 12
 rebounds.
 
 
 
 11/11 00:03:08 ET