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A Look At The NBA Playoff Picture

A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with two days remaining in the regular season and all 16 teams that will head to the postseason this weekend now having clinched their spots:

97.1 The Ticket–04/15/2014

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A Look At The NBA Playoff Picture

A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with six days remaining in the regular season:

97.1 The Ticket–04/11/2014

Josh Smith #6 of the Detroit Pistons.  (Photo by D. Williams/Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Fall To Pacers, 101-94

Brandon Jennings hit a 3 to get Detroit within 94-93 before George scored, forced a turnover and West hit a jumper to give the Pacers a 98-93 lead with 1:35 left to play.

97.1 The Ticket–04/02/2014

AUBURN HILLS, MI - MARCH 28: Norris Cole #30 of the Miami Heat drives against the Detroit Pistons on March 28, 2014 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

5 Things To Know About The Eastern Conference Race

Miami has caught Indiana in the race for the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. That might be a problem.

97.1 The Ticket–04/02/2014

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Pacers Hand 76ers 21st Straight Loss, 99-90

After Philadelphia’s latest loss gave the 76ers their longest skid in franchise history, coach Brett Brown insisted he doesn’t dwell on the streak.

97.1 The Ticket–03/18/2014

Josh Smith of the Detroit Pistons. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Fall To Pacers In OT 112-104

Paul George scored 30 points and the Indiana Pacers rallied from a 25-point second-quarter deficit to beat the Detroit Pistons 112-104 in overtime on Saturday night.

97.1 The Ticket–03/15/2014

ORLANDO, FL - DECEMBER 01: Marcus Smart #33 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys in action during the Old Spice Classic against the Memphis Tigers at HP Field House on December 1, 2013 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

World Peace: Smart Can Learn From Fan Incident

New York Knicks forward Metta World Peace believes Marcus Smart can learn from the fallout of his three-game suspension for shoving a fan during a game at Texas Tech on Saturday night.

97.1 The Ticket–02/10/2014

Brandon Jennings #7 of the Detroit Pistons controls the ball against the Boston Celtics  on November 3, 2013 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan.  (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pacers 99, Pistons 91

The Indiana Pacers lost six of their first nine games last season – and they seem intent on making up for that in 2013.

97.1 The Ticket–11/06/2013

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 3: Roy Hibbert #55 of the Indiana Pacers looks to make a move against Chris Andersen #11 of the Miami Heat in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on June 3, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pacers Expect Offseason Changes After Playoff Run

Pacers coach Frank Vogel is already resigned to making one change next season: Finding a replacement for associate coach Brian Shaw.

97.1 The Ticket–06/06/2013

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Pacers & Heat Rivalry Just Getting Started

The Indiana Pacers pushed the Miami Heat to the brink only to come up short in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals. But their play made a major announcement to the country and the NBA that the Pacers are here to stay.

06/04/2013

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