RIP THE NETS!!!

-VS-

Game Time Start: 7:30 PM EST

STANDINGS:
Pacers (33-32)- 4th place, 9 GB, Central Division.
Nets (31-36)- 3rd place, 7 GB, Atlantic Division.

LIKELY STARTERS:
Pacers - SF Stephen Jackson, PF Jeff Foster, C Dale Davis, SG Reggie Miller, PG Anthony Johnson.
Nets - SF Vince Carter, PF Jason Collins, C Nenad Krstic, SG Jacque Vaughn, PG Jason Kidd.

TEAM LEADERS:
Pacers - O'Neal, 24.8 ppg; Foster, 9.8 rpg; Jamaal Tinsley, 6.4 apg.
Nets - Carter, 22.9 ppg; Kidd, 7.9 apg and 7.1 rpg.

SEASON SERIES:
Tied, 1-1.

LAST MEETING:
March 20; Nets, 94-85. At Indianapolis, Carter scored 29 points and Krstic added 18 as the Nets won their fourth straight. Jackson scored 21 points as the Pacers failed in a bid for a perfect three-game homestand.

ROAD/HOME RECORDS:
Pacers - 14-18 on the road
Nets - 18-14 at home.

INJURIES:
Pacers - F O'Neal (shoulder); G Tinsley (foot); C David Harrison (knee); F Jonathan Bender (knee).
Nets - F Richard Jefferson (wrist); G Ron Mercer (back).