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Pacers vs. Hornets: Game thread, lineups, TV info and more

The Pacers begin a tough back-to-back on the road in Charlotte where they will try to figure out how to slow down the Hornets.

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The Pacers get their last regular season shot at beating the Charlotte Hornets on Friday when the two teams wrap up their season series at Time Warner Cable Arena.

The Hornets won both prior meetings at the Fieldhouse, dishing out two frustrating L's for the Pacers to choke down on their home court. Kemba Walkers pick 'n roll prowess and Marvin Williams' shooting proficiency make Charlotte a tough matchup for the Pacers. By spreading the floor, Williams can pull a rim Pacers' rim protector to the perimeter and create more space for Kemba to Kemba.

Should be no surprises for the Pacers tonight so how they adjust the game plan this time around will be a prime point of interest from the opening tip.

C.J. Miles (calf) is still out for the Pacers.

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2015-16 NBA Regular Season
March 4, 2016 - 7:00 p.m. ET
Time Warner Cable Arena - Charlotte, NC
TV: FOX Sports Indiana ---- Radio: AM 1070/93.5 FM The Fan
Probable Starters
George Hill PG Kemba Walker
Monta Ellis SG Courtney Lee
Paul George SF Nicolas Batum
Myles Turner PF Marvin Williams
Ian Mahinmi C Cody Zeller