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Pacers vs. Grizzlies Preseason: Game Thread

The Pacers try to bounce back from a rough night in Orlando when they host the talented Memphis Grizzlies in preseason action at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

Brian Spurlock-US PRESSWIRE

2012/2013 NBA Preseason
October 20, 2012 - 7:00 p.m. ET
Bankers Life Fieldhouse - Indianapolis, IN

TV: Fox Sports Indiana Radio: WIBC 93.1 FM

Probable Starters
Michael Conley PG George Hill
Tony Allen SG Paul George
Rudy Gay SF Gerald Green
Zach Randolph PF David West
Marc Gasol C Roy Hibbert

The Memphis Grizzlies are always a tough matchup for the Indiana Pacers but those matchups aren't the focus of the preseason game between the two teams on Saturday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

For one thing, the normal starting rotations won't have a chance to play against each other with Danny Granger out for the Pacers and George Hill a game-time decision at best. The Grizz haven't played all of their starters together much in preseason either.

Regardless of the opponent, the Pacers need to focus on their own execution at both ends of the floor. Frank Vogel should have the team's undivided attention coming off of the disappointing showing in Orlando on Friday. Plus, this is the last home warm-up game before the start of the regular season.

For more on the Grizz, check out Straight Outta Vancouver.

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