Pacers' Hill scores winner in closing seconds

Pacers' Hill scores winner in closing seconds
October 31, 2012, 9:52 pm
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Toronto Raptors forward Andrea Bargnani, right, drives past Indiana Pacers forward Ian Mahinmi, left, during first half NBA basketball action in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)


TORONTO (AP) George Hill scored the go-ahead basket with two seconds left, completing the Indiana Pacers' rally for a 90-88 season-opening win over the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night.

David West scored 14 of his 25 points in the fourth quarter, and Paul George had 14 points and 15 rebounds for the Pacers, who trailed 84-74 with just under six minutes left. Roy Hibbert added 14 points for Indiana.

Kyle Lowry led Toronto with 21 points, and Jonas Valanciunas had 12 points and 10 rebounds in his NBA debut. Andrea Bargnani had 16 points, and Jose Calderon added 15 for the Raptors.