: CORRAL THE MAVS!!! :
(16 - 14)
(21 - 10)
Game Time Start: 8:30pm ET
Pacers - 3rd place, 2½ GB, Central Division.
Mavericks - 2nd place, 4½ GB, Southwest Division.
Pacers - F O'Neal, F Michael Curry, C Jeff Foster, G Reggie Miller, G Jamaal Tinsley.
Mavericks - F Nowitzki, F Josh Howard, C Erick Dampier, G Michael Finley, G Terry.
Pacers - O'Neal, 25.7 ppg; Foster, 11.9 rpg; Tinsley, 7.4 apg.
Mavericks - Nowitzki, 26.7 ppg and 9.9 rpg; Terry, 4.2 apg.
2003-04 SEASON SERIES:
March 24; Pacers, 103-99. At Indianapolis, Miller was just 1-for-6 from the field in the first 43 minutes, but made two crucial 3-pointers down the stretch to lift the Pacers. Nowitzki had 22 points, seven rebounds and five blocks for the Mavs.
Pacers - 7-8 on the road
Mavericks - 11-6 at home.
Pacers - C Scot Pollard (back); F Jonathan Bender (knee).
Mavericks - G Marquis Daniels (ankle); C DJ Mbenga (hamstring); G-F Tariq Abdul-Wahad (knee); C Pavel Podkolzin (knee).