Indianapolis, IN (Sports Network) - Darren Collison scored 15 of his 19 points
in the fourth quarter as the Indiana Pacers pulled away for a 105-87 victory
over the Orlando Magic to advance past the first round of the playoffs for the
first time since 2005.
Indiana will play the winner of the series between the Miami Heat and New York
Knicks in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Danny Granger added 25 points for Indiana, while George Hill had 15, David
West contributed 12 with eight rebounds and Roy Hibbert finished with 11
points and seven boards in Game 5.
Jameer Nelson connected on 5-of-8 three-pointers en route to a game-high 27
points to go along with five assists for the Magic, who won the first game of
the series before dropping the next four.
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