(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - The Indiana Pacers saw their season-high four-game winning streak come to an end as they lost the New Orleans Hornets 114-106.
David West led New Orleans with 35 points and 16 rebounds with Chris Paul adding 31 points and 14 assists as the Hornets won their fourth in a row to pull ahead of the Lakers by percentage points in the race for the best record in the west.
Danny granger led Indiana with 26 points with Mike Dunleavy and Shawne Williams adding 17 points apiece.
With the loss, the Pacers remain a game and-a-half behind eighth-place Atlanta following the Hawks' loss at Chicago last night.
Indiana is a game behind ninth-place New Jersey with games against the Nets tonight in New Jersey and Friday night at Conseco Fieldhouse.
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