Pacers31162624 -- 97Clippers32221622 -- 92

Ron Artest scored 22 points, and Jermaine O'Neal had 16 points and 13 rebounds for Indiana.

Elton Brand had 22 points and nine rebounds for Los Angeles, which has lost consecutive games for the first time this season after a franchise-best 9-2 start.

Chris Kaman finished with 18 points and 12 rebounds for the Clippers, who also lost at Staples Center for the first time this year.

Indiana

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 24034-8421-2813-42182297Artest 44:228-194-72-42222Croshere 33:165-74-53-81417O'Neal 36:146-164-75-132416Jackson 36:176-152-20-31315Tinsley 34:446-162-21-48215Jones 15:011-40-00-1302Granger 11:190-22-22-3052Jasikevicius 17:221-23-30-0106Harrison 11:251-30-00-6022

Percentages: FG .405, FT .750. Three-Point Goals: 8-20, .400 (Croshere 3-4, Artest 2-6, Jasikevicius 1-1, Tinsley 1-2, Jackson 1-6, Granger 0-1). Blocked Shots: 3 (Artest, O'Neal, Jackson). Turnovers: 9 (Tinsley 3, O'Neal 2, Croshere, Artest, Harrison, Jasikevicius). Steals: 10 (Artest 4, Croshere 2, O'Neal, Jones, Jackson, Jasikevicius). Technical Fouls: Defensive Three Second, 6:01 second.

L.A. Clippers

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 239:5932-7025-275-44162292Maggette 35:066-121-22-53515Brand 38:247-158-82-105322Kaman 34:566-116-71-120418Mobley 40:155-92-20-22312Cassell 31:343-94-40-34310Ross 11:211-20-00-1012Wilcox 15:081-32-20-5114Ewing 16:172-60-00-2025McCarty 5:210-10-00-1100Singleton 11:371-22-20-3004

Percentages: FG .457, FT .926. Three-Point Goals: 3-7, .429 (Maggette 2-2, Ewing 1-2, Mobley 0-1, McCarty 0-1, Singleton 0-1). Blocked Shots: 6 (Kaman 3, Brand 2, Singleton). Turnovers: 17 (Maggette 5, Kaman 4, Brand 2, Mobley 2, Cassell 2, Ewing 2). Steals: 6 (Brand 2, Maggette 2, Mobley, Cassell). Technical Fouls: Defensive Three Second, 4:00 first; Defensive Three Second, 4:37 second.

A: 16,151 (18,964). T: 2:23.