The Pacers continue their homestand looking to build on a four-game winning streak when the host the Cleveland Cavaliers.
This game will wrap up the season series which the Pacers lead 2-1 so far. Oh, but that one loss was a doozy. Not only was it at home, but the Cavs were quite short-handed while the Pacers were riding a seven-game winning streak coming into the game.
While the Pacers struggled much of the game, it appeared they would hang on to win, but a sudden surge by the Cavs and an egregious missed call on the final play saw Larry Nance, Jr maul Victor Oladipo before putting back the game-winner which left the Pacers and everyone else in the Fieldhouse in stunned outrage.
Safe to say, the Pacers won’t be overlooking the Cavs despite the fact they have lost their last three and nine of their last 11 games.
Where: Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN
When: 7:00 p.m. ET
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
Cavaliers: Collin Sexton, Matthew Dellavedova, David Nwaba, Deng Adel, Ante Zizic
IND: Victor Oladipo (right knee) - out, Doug McDermott (ribs) - questionable
CLE: John Henson (left wrist surgery) - out, J.R. Smith (personal) - not with team, Tristan Thompson (left foot sprain) - out, Cedi Osman (right ankle sprain) - out, Kevin Love - questionable
Enemy view: Fear the Sword
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