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George has 21 points to lead Indiana over Memphis

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    Indiana Pacers' Paul George goes in for a dunk during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Indianapolis. Indiana won 88-83. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)The Associated Press

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    Indiana Pacers' D.J. Augustin (14) goes to the basket against Memphis Grizzlies' Mike Conley during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Indianapolis. Indiana defeated Memphis 88-83. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)The Associated Press

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    Indiana Pacers' Ben Hansbrough (23) and Memphis Grizzlies' Zach Randolph (50) battle for a rebound during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Indianapolis. Indiana won 88-83. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)The Associated Press

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    Memphis Grizzlies' Mike Conley looks to the bench late in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Indianapolis. Indiana won 88-83. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)The Associated Press

Paul George had 21 points, six rebounds and five assists to lead the Indiana Pacers to an 88-83 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday afternoon.

DJ Augustin had 17 points and six assists and David West had 13 points and nine rebounds for the Pacers, who five of the last six games.

Zach Randolph had 21 points and 15 rebounds and Marc Gasol had 13 points for the Grizzlies, who have dropped three of the last four.

West scored the go ahead three throws with 6:09 to play to give the Pacers a 72-71 lead after trailing by as much as 10 in the second half.

Indiana played without starting point guard George Hill, who suffered a right thigh contusion in a game against the Phoenix Suns last week.