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Late charge helps determined Pacers get even with Miami courtesy of 99-92 Game 4 victory

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    Miami Heat's LeBron James, left, gets close defense from Indiana Pacers' Lance Stephenson during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 28, 2013, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)The Associated Press

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    Indiana Pacers' Lance Stephenson (1) has his shot blocked by Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade (3) as Chris Bosh, left, helps defend during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 28, 2013, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)The Associated Press

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    Indiana Pacers' Paul George (24) pulls the ball away from Miami Heat's Ray Allen during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 28, 2013, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)The Associated Press

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    Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra watches during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Indiana Pacers, Tuesday, May 28, 2013, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)The Associated Press

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    Indiana Pacers' Roy Hibbert, right, is defended by Miami Heat's Chris Bosh during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 28, 2013, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)The Associated Press

Roy Hibbert had 23 points and 12 rebounds, Lance Stephenson added 20 points, and the Indiana Pacers charged back late to beat the Miami Heat 99-92 on Tuesday night and tie the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2.

LeBron James led the Heat with 24 points before fouling out with 56 seconds to go. Mario Chalmers had 20 points on a night the defending NBA champs failed to take command of the series.

They will host Game 5 on Thursday.

The Pacers started fast and spent the rest of the night trying to fend off Miami's continual comebacks.

But with Indiana leading 81-72 early in the fourth, Miami answered with a 14-2 run that gave the Heat an 86-83 lead.

Indiana tied the score on Paul George's three-point play and erased the Miami lead by closing the game on a 16-6 run.