CLEAVE THE CAVS!!!
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Pacers (31-30)- 4th place, 6½ GB, Central Division.
Cavaliers (32-27)- 2nd place (tied), 4½ GB, Central Division.
Pacers - SF Stephen Jackson, PF Jeff Foster, C Dale Davis, SG Reggie Miller, PG Fred Jones.
Cavaliers - SF James, PF Drew Gooden, C Zydrunas Ilgauskas, PG Jeff McInnis, SG Ira Newble.
Pacers - O'Neal, 24.8 ppg; Foster, 9.9 rpg; Jamaal Tinsley, 6.4 apg.
Cavaliers - James, 25.5 ppg and 7.6 apg; Gooden, 9.5 rpg.
Feb. 25; Pacers, 106-82. At Indiana, the Pacers shot 52 percent (40-for-77) and got a team-high 28 points from Jackson. James shot 9-for-25 from the field and finished with 21 points, seven rebounds and five assists. Ilgauskas added 20 points, 15 rebounds and four blocks for Cleveland, which shot 36 percent and committed 15 turnovers.
Pacers - 14-17 on the road
Cavaliers - 22-8 at home.
Pacers - C David Harrison (knee); G Tinsley (foot); F O'Neal (shoulder); F Jonathan Bender (knee); C John Edwards (chronic insomnia).
Cavaliers - F-C Scott Williams (knee); F Luke Jackson (back); G Dajuan Wagner (colitis).