National Sports News
West scores 29; Pacers rally after blowing lead, take series with 93-80 win over Wizards
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Thursday, May 15, 2014 10:45 PM EDT
David West scored 29 points, and the Indiana Pacers beat the Washington Wizards 93-80 Thursday night to advance to the Eastern Conference finals for the second straight year.
The Wizards took a one-point lead with 8½ minutes to play, but they scored only two field goals the rest of the way as the Pacers closed with a 20-6 run.
Marcin Gortat scored 19 points for the Wizards, who ended their best playoff run in decades.