NBA Cash Draft Cavaliers vs Pacers
Dominate your competition with our NBA Cash Draft, create the winning lineup at Fanpicks.com. The Cleveland Cavaliers (56-22) make their way to Bankers Life Fieldhouse to face the Indiana Pacers (41-36).
The Cavaliers recorded their fourth straight victory on Tuesday night, manhandling the Milwaukee Bucks on the road, 109-80. J.R. Smith was the best scorer, producing 21 points, going 7 of 12 from field goal range and 7 of 11 from long distance. LeBron James and Kevin Love both collected 17 points, with James adding 9 assists and 5 boards and Love hauling in 9 rebounds and draining 3 triples. Love has started 73 games for the Cavaliers this season and is averaging 15.9 points and 9.9 rebounds a night. The Cavs seem destined to go into the Playoffs as the number one seed in the East, with all four games remaining versus conference contenders the likes of Indiana, Chicago, Atlanta and Detroit.
Indiana spent Sunday night logging their second straight win as they look to lock down one of the final Eastern Conference seeds down the home stretch, taking care of the New York Knicks on the road, 92-87. Paul George lifted the club with 20 points and 9 rebounds, shooting 7 of 15 from the field and 4 of 4 from the free throw line. Rodney Stuckey emerged off the bench to put up 17 points and haul in 4 boards, making all five of his shot attempts from the foul line. Ian Mahinmi and George Hill both chipped in 10 points in the win, with Mahinmi adding 8 rebounds and 4 assists and Hill dropping a pair of three-pointers. Hill is averaging 12 points, 4.1 rebounds and 3.5 dimes through 70 matches played. The Pacers sit at seventh place in the East in front of the eighth place Pistons, on a tiebreaker.
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G J.R. Smith (CLE)
F LeBron James (CLE)
C Ian Mahinmi (IND)