Cleveland Cavaliers (11-43, 14th in the Jap Meeting) vs. Indiana Pacers (36-19, fourth in the Jap Meeting)
Indianapolis Saturday, 7 p.m. Jap
The Pacers are 25-10 in opposition to Jap Meeting opponents. Indiana is eighth in the NBA with 26.1 helps for every game, led by Darren Collison averaging 5.8.
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The Cavaliers have absent 9-26 in opposition to Jap Meeting opponents. Cleveland is 3-31 in video games made a decision by at least 10 points. In their final meeting on Jan. 8, the Pacers received 123-115. Thaddeus Young scored a workforce-substantial 26 points for Indiana in the victory.
Best PERFORMERS: Collison sales opportunities the Pacers with 5.8 helps and scores 10.3 points. Cory Joseph has averaged 4.2 helps and scored 6.9 points above the final 10 video games for Indiana.
Larry Nance Jr. is third on the Cavaliers averaging 8.8 points and is adding 7.7 rebounds. Jordan Clarkson has averaged 1.9 manufactured 3-ideas and has scored 15.2 points above the final 10 video games for Cleveland.
Very last 10 Game titles: Cavaliers: 2-8, averaging 101.2 points, 42.1 rebounds, 20.9 helps, 5.5 steals and 2.6 blocks for every game when capturing 43.8 per cent from the industry. Their opponents have averaged 112.3 points on 49.6 per cent capturing.
Pacers: 6-4, averaging 107.8 points, 42.6 rebounds, 27.7 helps, 8.7 steals and 5.5 blocks for every game when capturing 46.1 per cent from the industry. Their opponents have averaged 103.4 points on 45.9 per cent capturing.
Pacers Accidents: Doug McDermott: working day to working day (rib), Victor Oladipo: out for period (ruptured correct quadricep tendon).
Cavaliers Accidents: John Henson: out (wrist), Tristan Thompson: out (foot), Cedi Osman: out (ankle), Kevin Appreciate: out (toe).