George has 37 points to lead Pacers over Blazers

CJ had 34, Damian 33 in losing effort

Indiana Pacers forward Thaddeus Young, left, gets a hand on Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum, right, while Pacers guard Monta Ellis (11) trails the play in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/R Brent Smith)
Indiana Pacers forward Thaddeus Young, left, gets a hand on Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum, right, while Pacers guard Monta Ellis (11) trails the play in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/R Brent Smith)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Paul George scored a season-high 37 points to lead the Indiana Pacers over the Portland Trail Blazers 118-111 on Saturday night.

George made five 3-pointers, and Thaddeus Young hit six 3s while getting 24 points and nine rebounds. Myles Turner added 14 points for the Pacers, who had lost five straight regular season games to Portland.

C.J. McCollum made a career-high seven 3-pointers and had a season-best 34 points for the Trail Blazers. Damian Lillard had 33 points behind five 3s.

George scored 13 straight points in the fourth quarter for Indiana. He was fouled on the go-ahead basket with 4:36 remaining and completed the three-point play to give the Pacers a 108-105 lead.