The Indiana Pacers will travel to Washington, D.C. to take the Washington Wizards for a do-or-die matchup in the play-in game 5 to determine the eighth seed in the playoff in the Eastern Conference. The winner will play against the top-seeded Philadelphia 76ers in round 1 starts from May 22.
Can the Wizards extend their season today?
Wizards were clinched 8th place in the regular season and make the NBA’s latest edition play-in tournament where they lost against their first game against Jayson Tatum’s Boston Celtics. Tatum earned 50 points so easily that knocked the Washington 118-100 out while their second chance is remaing today host the Pacers at 8 p.m. ET.
Meanwhile, Indiana was clinched 9th place in the NBA regular season. The pacers as a first NBA team who won the first game of the first ever play-in tournament in the history of NBA against the Charlotte Hornets 144-117 on Tuesday, May 18. Now the team has second chance remaining at Capital One Arena tonight against the Wizards.
What time is the Pacers vs Wizards game start?
The Pacers vs Wizards game is scheduled to take place at 8 p.m. ET, Monday, May 20 at Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.
What channel does the Pacers vs Wizards on today?
The game will be televised on TNT TV channel.
|What||Indiana Pacers at Washington Wizards|
|Date & time||Thursday, May 20 at 8 p.m. ET|
|Where||Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.|
|TV coverage||TNT; NBC Sports Washington|
|Live stream||Watch via Crackstreams|
Pacers vs Wizards: Who will win?
Indiana faced off against the Washington three time in the 2020-21 regular season and lost 3-0, Wizards know well how to beat them, but the Pacers have a chance to bounce back and clinch the 8th seed in the playoff.
Wizards vs Pacers predicted starting lineup
Indiana Pacers: Malcolm Brogdon, Justin Holiday, Oshae Brissett, Doug McDermott, Domantas Sabonis
Washington Wizards: Russell Westbrook, Raul Neto, Bradley Beal, Rui Hachimura, Alex Len