The Heat dispatched the New York Knicks in five games, as Carmelo Anthony and his Knicks temmates could only muster one win, a 89-87 Game 4 victory. The Pacers also won their opening round series in five games, taking out a depleted Orlando Magic team that played without star center Dwight Howard.
Miami took three of four meetings against Indiana in the regular season.
Here is the full Heat Vs. Pacers Conference Semifinals schedule:
Game 1: Sun., May 13 at Miami, 3:30 p.m. ET, ABC
Game 2: Tues., May 15 at Miami, 7 p.m. ET, TNT
Game 3: Thurs., May 17 at Indiana, TBA, ESPN
Game 4: Sun., May 20 at Indiana, 3:30 p.m. ET, ABC
Game 5 (if necessary): Tue., May 22 at Miami, TBA, TNT
Game 6 (if necessary): Thurs., May 24 at Indiana, TBA
Game 7 (if necessary): Sat., May 26 at Miami, TBA
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