A 98-86 win over the lowly Minnesota Timberwolves gave the Indiana Pacers their first pre-season win in four chances. Now, I say lowly regarding Minnesota because they project to be one of the worst teams in the Western Conference. Indiana doesn’t get much more love in the projections, but they do have the potential to be a borderline playoff team in the Eastern Conference.
For a team who hasn’t made the playoffs in four years, the Pacers have an entire new look with the additions of PG Darren Collison, F James Posey and first-round draft pick Paul George. Head Coach Jim O’Brien enters his fourth year at the realm and will look to preach defense and rebounding to a young team with what looks like a bright future in the long-term.
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