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Ron Artest shot 10 of 15 from the field to score a season-high 30 points and was one of four Pacers to score in double figures.

Jermaine O'Neal had 20 points, G Anthony Johnson scored 15 of his 19 points in the third period, and Stephen Jackson finished with 15.

Vince Carter led the Nets with 18 points. He sat out the fourth quarter with the outcome all but determined.

New Jersey

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 24035-8214-1814-37202190Jefferson 293-90-00-2027Padgett 30:044-72-24-113510Krstic 24:353-73-42-2129Carter 31:248-130-01-44418Kidd 30:324-111-13-56110McInnis 28:353-111-11-4217Planinic 17:284-80-00-0119MJackson 23:252-64-61-2338Vaughn 3:100-10-00-1000Murray 15:054-93-42-40012LJohnson 6:420-00-00-2020

Percentages: FG .427, FT .778. Three-Point Goals: 6-16, .375 (Carter 2-2, Planinic 1-2, Murray 1-2, Jefferson 1-4, Kidd 1-5, McInnis 0-1). Blocked Shots: 1 (M.Jackson). Turnovers: 11 (Jefferson 4, Kidd 2, Planinic 2, Carter, M.Jackson, Padgett). Steals: 8 (Carter 3, Padgett 2, Kidd, Jefferson, McInnis). Technical Fouls: Defensive Three Second, 1:45 first.

Indiana

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 24036-6920-268-372319102Artest 36:0510-157-103-62230Croshere 19:422-40-01-7225O'Neal 34:438-174-51-72320SJackson 39:185-113-30-37215Tinsley 5:470-00-00-1000AnJohnson 28:087-82-21-53119Jones 34:333-70-20-5327Granger 18:241-52-22-3144Jasikevicius 18:450-20-00-0310Walker 4:350-02-20-0022

Percentages: FG .522, FT .769. Three-Point Goals: 10-25, .400 (An.Johnson 3-3, Artest 3-5, S.Jackson 2-7, Croshere 1-2, Jones 1-4, O'Neal 0-1, Granger 0-1, Jasikevicius 0-2). Blocked Shots: 4 (O'Neal 2, Croshere, S.Jackson). Turnovers: 14 (Artest 2, O'Neal 2, Jones 2, An.Johnson 2, Jasikevicius 2, Croshere, Tinsley, S.Jackson, Granger). Steals: 6 (Artest 3, O'Neal, An.Johnson, Jasikevicius). Technical Fouls: Defensive Three Second, 3:22 second.

A: 17,584 (18,345). T: 2:07.