(Reuters) - The Indiana Pacers took a 2-1 series lead with a commanding road victory over the Washington Wizards in Game Three of their Eastern Conference semi-final series on Friday.
Paul George scored 23 points as the Pacers, top seeds in the east, outscored the Wizards 26-12 in the third quarter on their way to an 85-63 victory.
Game Four in the best-of-seven series will be played in Washington on Sunday.
(Reporting by Andrew Both. Editing by Patrick Johnston)