1. Pacers Keep Heat In A World Of Hurt


As it turned out, the Indiana Pacers were able to do what the Sixers couldn't against the Celtics. Philadelphia salvaged a split on the road to start its series, but couldn't ride the momentum at home and got slaughtered by Boston in Game 3 on May 16.

The Indiana Pacers are back home on Thursday with a great opportunity to take control of their playoff series with the Miami Heat.

They're not even in trouble because they're now down 2-1 in their East semifinals series with the Indiana Pacers. The Heat are in trouble because they have hit the greatest danger of any team chasing a title: health problems with their star players.

The Indiana Pacers ran the Miami Heat out of the Fieldhouse on Thursday night to take a 2-1 series lead.

The Indiana Pacers are back home on Thursday with a great opportunity to take control of their playoff series with the Miami Heat.

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