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

The Pacers take on the Hornets in search of their sixth consecutive win.

NBA: Charlotte Hornets at Indiana Pacers Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

The Pacers return to action at the Fieldhouse on Monday night when they host the Hornets for the second time in three weeks which will wrap up the three-game season series between the teams.

The Pacers won the last meeting, 120-95 after dropping the first game back in November, 127-109. Much has changes since those last two games, the latter a quality home win for the Pacers and the last game they would finish with Victor Oladipo. Three nights after the win, Oladipo was injured in a win over the Raptors.

Wesley Matthews will make his debut for the Pacers which should add a jolt of energy the team hopes overcome the chunkiness of adding a new player to the mix on the fly. Doug McDermott remains questionable with a rib after appearing ready to return. Myles Turner tweaked his knee against the Cavs on Saturday, but expects to play.

As for the Hornets, the arrive at BLF one game under .500 but sitting in seventh in the East. Tony Parker is out with a strained back.

Game Information

Where: Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN

When: 7:00 PM EST

TV: Fox Sports Indiana

Radio: 107.5 FM/AM 1070 The Fan

Projected Starting Lineups

Pacers: Darren Collison, Tyreke Evans, Bojan Bogdanovic, Thaddeus Young, Myles Turner

Hornets: Kemba Walker, Jeremy Lamb, Nicolas Batum, Marvin Williams, Bismack Biyombo

Injury Update

Pacers: Victor Oladipo (right knee) - out, Doug McDermott (rib injury) - questionable, Myles Turner (sore right knee) - questionable

Hornets: Tony Parker(back strain) — out

Enemy view: At the Hive

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