Pacers vs. Heat for East


The Indiana Pacers wanted to earn the best record in the NBA’s Eastern Conference this season so that they could host a Game 7 if they faced the defending NBA champion Miami Heat.

The Pacers might yet get to use that home-court advantage against Miami.

Indiana beat Washington 93-80 on Thursday night to finish off the pesky Wizards and win their Eastern Conference semifinals series 4-2.


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