Dropping a career-high 47 points along with seven rebounds, six assists, a block and two steals over 45 minutes in a 126-116 overtime victory, Oladipo cemented himself as a clear All-Star candidate and emerged on the map as someone who might even be in the MVP consideration.
The Pacers used an 8-0 scoring run capped by Thad Young's putback with 5 seconds left in regulation to tie it. Then, Indiana got the first nine points in overtime to secure its fourth straight win, outscoring the Nuggets 12-2 in the extra period.
Myles Turner finished with 24 points and eight rebounds, and Lance Stephenson had 12 points, six rebounds and six assists for the Pacers.
Oladipo's made six 3-pointers with the biggest coming with 2:10 to play in the third quarter to give Indiana its first lead of the game.
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