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George has 39 points, 12 rebounds, Pacers erase big deficit to beat Wizards 95-92, go up 3-1

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    Washington Wizards forward Drew Gooden , right, shoots past Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert during the first half of Game 4 of an Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff game in Washington, Sunday, May 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) (The Associated Press)

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    Washington Wizards forward Al Harrington (7) sails toward the basket as Indiana Pacers forward Luis Scola from Argentina (4) looks on during the first half of Game 4 of an Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff game in Washington, Sunday, May 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) (The Associated Press)

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    Washington Wizards forward Drew Gooden (90) shoots over Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert (55) during the first half of Game 4 of an Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff game in Washington, Sunday, May 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) (The Associated Press)

Paul George poured in a career playoff-high 39 points and added 12 rebounds to lead the Indiana Pacers back from a 19-point deficit and past the Washington Wizards 95-92 on Sunday night to move one victory away from returning to the Eastern Conference finals.

The Pacers lead the second-round series 3-1 and can close it out Tuesday night, hosting Game 5.

George played 46 minutes and scored 28 points after halftime Sunday, including making six of his franchise playoff-record-tying seven 3-pointers.

Roy Hibbert had 17 points and nine rebounds, continuing his recent surge after a poor-as-can-be start to the series. He helped Indiana overcome Washington's 32-2 advantage in bench scoring.