Brogdon late 3 helps Pacers shake off Rockets, 114-107

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By MICHAEL MAROT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Malcolm Brogdon scored a career-high 35 points and made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:22 to go, leading the Indiana Pacers past the Houston Rockets 114-107. Justin Holiday added a season-high 20 points for Indiana, winner of two straight. It’s the first time the Pacers beat the Rockets at home since January 2017. John Wall had a season-high 28 points but James Harden finished with 15 in Houston’s second consecutive loss. Indiana closed it out by scoring the final eight points after Houston took a 107-106 lead.