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Pacers on the brink

The Indiana Pacers moved to the brink of the Eastern Conference final as a 95-92 win over the Washington Wizards gave them a 3-1 series lead.

Paul George put up 39 points as the Pacers fought back from a 17-point half-time deficit and move to within one victory of advancing.

In the Western Conference, the Los Angeles Clippers completed a comeback of their own to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 101-99.

The Clippers trailed by 22 points in the early stages but Blake Griffin's 25 points helped lead them to victory and tie the series at 2-2.