Indiana 136, Washington 112

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 7:00 PM
Location - Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana
Officials - # Brent Barnaky, #55 Bill Kennedy, #38 Michael Smith
Attendance - 14222

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Washington 29 27 31 25 112
Indiana 43 32 33 28 136

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Washington 21-57 18-21 3-36 L1
Indiana 36-43 23-16 13-27 W1

Recap


Danny Granger led seven Pacers in double figures with 25 points as Indiana clinched a playoff berth by routing the visiting Washington Wizards 136-112 on Wednesday night.

Darren Collison contributed 15 points and 11 assists for Indiana (36-43), which clinched the final post-season spot in the East after the ninth-place Charlotte Bobcats fell 111-102 to Orlando.

Paul George (23 points), Roy Hibbert (16), Tyler Hansbrough (15), Mike Dunleavy (14) and Josh McRoberts (10) all reached double-digits for the Pacers, who posted 110 points through three quarters.

Jordan Crawford had 29 points and Andray Blatche continued his stellar performance of late, delivering 23 points and 10 rebounds for the Wizards (21-57).

Blatche has averaged 24.8 points and 12.8 boards over his last five games since returning from missing 10 games with a shoulder injury in March.

Five Pacers had reached double figures in scoring by halftime as they shot 60 percent (27 for 45) en route to a 75-56 lead at the break.

Indiana took the season series, 3-1, prevailing in three straight by an average of 16.7 points following a 104-90 loss in Washington on Dec. 29.

Top Game Performances

Washington   Indiana
Jordan Crawford 29 Scoring Danny Granger 25
John Wall 4 Assists Darren Collison 11
Andray Blatche 10 Rebounds Paul George 6
Jordan Crawford 10 Free Throws Made Danny Granger 8
Jordan Crawford 2 Steals Darren Collison 2
Andray Blatche 1 Blocks Darren Collison 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Washington 112 46.0 5-10 27-36 10 39 4 9 17
Indiana 136 59.5 13-24 23-29 32 38 7 10 19

Upcoming Games

  • Indiana will play their next game at home against Atlanta. The Pacers have a W/L % of .400 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Washington will play their next game on the road against Boston . The Wizards have a W/L % of .143 after a win and .316 after a loss.
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