On the strength of a great shooting night from Luis Scola and a triple-double from Paul George, the Indiana Pacers knocked off the Chicago Bulls 91-79 on Friday night.
Scola registered 19 points on 9-of-12 shooting as well as six rebounds while George finished the night with 10 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists. Roy Hibbert added 12 points and 11 rebounds while Lance Stephenson chipped in with 15 points on 7-of-11 shooting.
Jimmy Butler led the way for the Bulls with 17 points and five steals while D.J. Augustin also put up 17 points to go along with four rebounds and Three assists. Joakim Noah also had a big night with 12 points, 13 rebounds, six assists and four steals.
Fredette did not play for the seventh time in 11 games with the Bulls.
Chicago is back in action on Saturday night when the Philadelphia 76ers come to town.