NBA: Atlanta 90, Indiana 69

April 27, 2013 at 10:54 PM

ATLANTA, April 27 (UPI) -- Al Horford pumped in 26 points and hauled down 16 rebounds Saturday in the Atlanta Hawks' 90-69 win over Indiana in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series.

Josh Smith contributed 14 points, six rebounds and six assists as the Hawks rebounded from two straight road losses in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinal set.

Atlanta took advantage of 12 first-half Indiana turnovers to score 15 points and held the Pacers to just 23.8 percent from the floor in the early going, jumping out to a 24-point halftime lead.

Paul George finished with 16 points and nine boards for the Pacers, who dropped their 12th straight at Philips Arena.

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