Heading home to the Gainbridge Fieldhouse bannering a seven-game losing streak, another slow start seemed poised to give the Indiana Pacers another woeful defeat at the hands of the Chicago Bulls. However, the protagonists never wavered in this one, eventually storming back from a 21-point deficit to win the game and put the team back into the winning column.
Effort was the theme for the Pacers in this one, as they chipped at the Bulls’ lead slowly before mounting a surreal, defense-charged comeback in the fourth quarter. Clutch plays from both ends of the court sealed the deal for Indiana as they now climb to 24-25 for the season.
Let’s zoom in on how each player fared for the Blue and Gold in this big comeback win.
Player grades from the Indiana Pacers big comeback win over the Chicago Bulls
Player of the Game: TJ McConnell