The Indiana Pacers closed out the regular season Wednesday night with their fifth consecutive win, securing seventh place in the Eastern Conference and the right to play in the post-season.
The Pacers will open the first-round of the playoffs with two games in Cleveland against the No. 2 seed Cavaliers -- Saturday, April 15 and Monday, April 17. The series will shift to Indianapolis for games three and four in Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Thursday, April 20 and Sunday, April 23.
Game 5 will be Tuesday, April 25 in Cleveland. If necessary, Game 6 will be played in Indianapolis on Thursday, April 27 and Game 7 will be Saturday, April 29 in Cleveland.
Tickets for the series will go on sale Friday, April 14. Fans signed up to receive Pacers Insider, the e-newsletter of the Pacers, will have the opportunity to purchase playoff tickets beginning at 2 p.m. Remaining tickets will go on sale to the public at 4 p.m. via the web at Pacers.com/Playoffs, the Bankers Life Fieldhouse Box Office and (800) 4-NBA-TIX.
Pacers First-Round Playoffs
|Game 1||Saturday, April 15||at Cleveland||3 p.m.|
|Game 2||Monday, April 17||at Cleveland||7 p.m.|
|Game 3||Thursday, April 20||Indianapolis||7 p.m.|
|Game 4||Sunday, April 23||Indianapolis||1 p.m.|
|Game 5||Tuesday, April 25||at Cleveland||TBD|
|Game 6*||Thursday, April 27||Indianapolis||TBD|
|Game 7*||Saturday, April 29||at Cleveland||TBD|
* If necessary