|Indiana, Atlanta get ready for intriguing matchups|
|Written by Admin|
|Saturday, 20 April 2013 12:30|
The Hawks will try and run. The Pacers will try to get physical. Paul George wants to attack the defense, and Kyle Korver might be content to shoot 3-pointers all series long.
They have been a study in contrasts all season, playing their four-game regular-season series to a draw. On Sunday, they will go at it again, this time in Game 1 of a best-of-seven first-round series in Indy.
The Hawks will be without Zaza Pachulia, who had season-ending Achilles tendon surgery earlier this month. He played 72 minutes in the Hawks' two wins, not a second in the two losses.
Indiana coach Frank Vogel says injured point guard George Hill will start.