The Indiana Pacers are officially in the spotlight now that they are playing the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference semifinals. According to Mike Wells, Game 1 in Miami will be played in the coveted Sunday afternoon slot on *GASP* national TV.
Pacers-Heat Game 1 on Sunday at 3:30 on ABC Here’s a recap of the 4 regular season meetings between the two teams. ... sulia.com/new_post/807bb…— Mike Wells (@MikeWellsNBA) May 10, 2012
The hype is already starting with Charles Barkley declaring on TNT, "I'm telling y'all, man, Indiana Miami is gonna be a dooog fight!" Shaq agreed and it appears Heat coach Erik Spoelstra is also ready for a battle royale from the Pacers.
Heat Coach Erik Spoelstra on physical games vs Pacers: "This next series will seem like it's being played in a cage, not a basketball court"— Rachel Nichols (@Rachel__Nichols) May 10, 2012