Many have doubted the Indiana Pacers since the first round of the playoffs, but yesterday the team fulfilled their promise as they closed out the Washington Wizards in six games and will meet the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals. The Pacers have said the road to the NBA Finals wouldn’t be complete if they didn’t face the Heat to get there, the only question the Pacers need to ask themselves are they ready for the Heat. READ MORE
Since the All-Star break, the Indiana Pacers haven’t played great basketball, almost playing .500 entering the playoffs. The chemistry they once had in the beginning of the season changed midway. Rumors circulated of teammates not getting along, getting into fights and Roy Hibbert calling out his teammates selfish changed the dynamics of the team. The team has imploded even though they have made the conference finals. All faith is lost.