Indiana Pacers Team Report – April 13
=== Indiana Pacers Team Report – April 13 ===
(Sports Network) – Jermaine O’Neal poured in a game-high 28 points to lead
the Indiana Pacers to a 107-93 win over the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wachovia
Jamaal Tinsley had 18 points and Al Harrington added 14 for the Pacers, who
posted 60 wins in a season for the first time in franchise history (60-21).
Indiana has already wrapped up the Central Division and clinched the top seed
in the Eastern Conference.
The Pacers also swept the season series with Philadelphia, 4-0, for the first
time since the 1997-98 campaign. Indiana has won four straight overall.
After a Willie Green basket gave the Sixers an 85-84 lead, Indiana put the
game out of reach by scoring 15 of the next 19 points for a 99-89 lead. O’Neal
capped the surge with a layup.
Philadelphia never recovered and suffered the 14-point loss.
The Pacers close their regular season on Wednesday against the Chicago Bulls.