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Randy Wittman

George scores 40, Pacers make 19 3s to beat Wizards 123-106

Indiana forward Paul George thinks his team doesn't get enough attention.

With more nights like Tuesday, the Pacers will.

George scored a season-high 40 points and made seven 3-pointers, part of a franchise-record 19 by the Pacers in a 123-106 victory over the Washington Wizards.

C.J. Miles added 32 points, his most since joining the Pacers before the start of last season, as Indiana won for the ninth time in 11 games following an 0-3 start.

"We always get overlooked," George said. "We're still getting used to the system, but now we're flowing."

Miles was 8 of 9 from beyond the arc, and George also missed only once from deep as the...