Ball scores 32 points, Hornets hold off Pacers 121-118


              Indiana Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon directs a play against the Charlotte Hornets during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)
            
              Indiana Pacers guard Caris LeVert (22) guards Charlotte Hornets guard Kelly Oubre Jr. (12) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)
            
              Indiana Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon (7) drives to the basket while guarded by Charlotte Hornets guard Kelly Oubre Jr. (12) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)
            
              Charlotte Hornets forward Cody Martin (11) guards Indiana Pacers guard Kelan Martin (21) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)
            
              Charlotte Hornets center Mason Plumlee (24) guards Indiana Pacers forward Domantas Sabonis (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)
            
              Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball (2) reacts after making a 3-point basket against the Indiana Pacers during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)
            
              Indiana Pacers forward Justin Holiday (8) drives to the basket while guarded by Charlotte Hornets forward Cody Martin (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)
            
              Indiana Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon (7) drives to the basket while guarded by Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges (0) and guard Terry Rozier (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)
            
              Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball (2) directs a play against the Indiana Pacers during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)
Ball scores 32 points, Hornets hold off Pacers 121-118