The team is thrilled to be sitting near the top of the Eastern conference with a 39-24 record. They are just half of a game back from the New York Knicks for the No. 2 seed in the conference.
A lot of the success this year has come from having a real leader on the floor. Since joining the Pacers last season, West has begun to establish his role as the veteran on the team, and the rest of the roster is benefiting from this.
There are plenty of things to look at to prove that West is a true leader, but there are a few that really stand out.