George hit a 3-pointer at the end of the first half to give the Pacers a 49-47 lead at halftime and Indiana led the rest of the way.
The Hawks pulled within two late in the fourth quarter, but George made two free throws with under a minute to play to gave the Pacers a four-point lead.
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In the wake of losing in the NBA Finals, the Warriors drafted two young players as a buffer for the bench in an uncertain offseason.
In selecting Buddy Hield with the sixth pick of the NBA draft, the Pelicans hope they have a player who can contribute right away.