The Pacers, who play four of their next five at home, completed
a split of their four-game road trip by scoring the first 13
points of the game on the way to an 89-83 victory over the Utah
Jazz on Tuesday.
Stephen Jackson scored a season-high 30 points and Reggie Miller
added 24 for the Pacers, who won despite nearly squandering a
In the three games since Jermaine O'Neal was placed on the
injured list with a sprained right shoulder, Jackson and Miller
have combined to average 47 points, while newly-acquired Dale
Davis has averaged nine rebounds.
Golden State is 3-3 on its eight-game road trip, its longest in
30 years, and comes off a 92-88 loss to the Detroit Pistons on
Baron Davis scored 21 points for his best outing in seven games
with the Warriors, who average more than 101 points over their
last 14 games after averaging 92 over the prior 12 outings.
The Warriors can complete their first two-game sweep of the
Pacers since 1991-1992 after taking the first meeting, 104-96,
on December 4. Jason Richardson scored 19 points for Golden
State and Miller had 23 for Indiana.