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Tonight, the Cleveland Cavaliers will play the Indiana Pacers in their first Central Division showdown of the season. The last time these two teams met at Quicken Loans Arena, J.J. Hickson went off for 21 points on 8-11 (.727) shooting, 10 rebounds and three assists, but the Pacers escaped with a 116-113 win on April 9th. However, the Cavs have won 16 of the last 20 contests against the Pacers and are 81-76 all-time against them.

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The back-to-back Central Division champion Cavaliers will try to repeat the success they’ve had against their division in recent years. Over the last two seasons, the Cavs are 25-7 against the Central, including 14-2 at The Q. Third-year forward J.J. Hickson is averaging 16.5 points per game this season, which is nearly twice his average from last season (8.5 points). The Cavs will wrap up their three-game home stand on Tuesday night against Philadelphia.

Indiana comes into tonight’s contest as the second-best shot blocking team in the NBA and are led by Roy Hibbert, who is the league’s second-best shot blocker at 3.4 blocks per game. Hibbert has also been solid on the offensive end, averaging 15.6 points, 10.0 rebounds and 4.2 assists. As a team, Indiana is only allowing 9.6 second chance points per game. The Cavs and Pacers will meet again in 10 days at Conseco Fieldhouse. The Pacers Roy Hibbert is averaging 3.4 blocks per game this season.

2010-2011 team statistics Team Comparison Cleveland Indiana Stat Comparison Cleveland INDIANA

W L 3 3 2 3 PPG 99.7 95.4

Stats as of November 8, 2010

Standings First, Central Third, Central

FG% .460 .417

Home 1-2 1-1

Opp. PPG Opp. FG% 102.2 .484 100.8 .449

Road Div 2-1 0-0 1-2 0-1 FT% .769 .766

Conf Last 10 3-2 3-3 2-2 2-3

RPG APG SPG BPG 37.8 19.5 6.2 2.5 42.2 18.6 7.2 7.4

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2010-11 cleveland cavaliers No Player 8 Christian Eyenga 1 Daniel Gibson 12 Joey Graham 6 Manny Harris 21 J.J. Hickson 5 Ryan Hollins 4 Antawn Jamison 15 Jamario Moon 18 Anthony Parker 44 Leon Powe 24 Samardo Samuels 3 Ramon Sessions 17 Anderson Varejao 31 Jawad Williams 2 Mo Williams

Pos G-F G F-G G F C F F G-F F F G F-C F G

Hgt Wgt 6-5 210 6-2 200 6-7 230 6-5 185 6-9 242 7-0 240 6-9 235 6-8 205 6-6 210 6-8 240 6-9 260 6-3 190 6-11 260 6-9 225 6-1 195

Birthdate From/College Yrs 06/22/1989 Kinshasa, Congo R 02/27/1986 Texas 4 06/11/1982 Oklahoma State 5 09/21/1989 Michigan R 09/04/1988 North Carolina State 2 10/10/1984 UCLA 4 06/12/1976 North Carolina 12 06/13/1980 Meridian CC (MS) 3 06/19/1975 Bradley 7 01/22/1984 California 4 01/09/1989 Louisville R 04/11/1986 Nevada-Reno 3 09/28/1982 Santa Teresa, Brazil 6 02/19/1983 North Carolina 2 12/19/1982 Alabama 7

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2010-2011 player statistics No Player Gms 8 Eyenga 0 1 Gibson 6 12 Graham 3 6 Harris 2 21 Hickson 6 5 Hollins 6 4 Jamison 3 15 Moon 6 18 Parker 6 44 Powe 2 24 Samuels 1 3 Sessions 6 17 Varejao 5 31 J. Williams 6 2 M. Williams 3

MPG 0.0 28.2 9.7 7.5 28.3 16.0 21.7 28.8 30.8 12.5 7.0 24.7 34.4 16.7 28.7

FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .457 .357 .818 4.0 4.3 1.2 .625 .000 .667 1.0 0.3 0.3 .600 1.000 .000 1.5 0.5 0.5 .507 .000 .806 5.5 1.2 0.3 .773 .000 .867 2.7 0.3 0.5 .318 .333 1.000 2.3 1.3 0.7 .410 .211 1.000 4.8 2.3 0.5 .415 .625 .600 2.8 2.3 0.8 .444 .000 .250 3.0 0.0 0.0 .600 .000 1.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .356 .000 .826 2.8 3.3 0.7 .636 .000 .538 10.8 2.2 0.4 .361 .385 .750 1.5 0.8 0.3 .435 .176 .792 3.0 4.0 1.7

BPG 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.3

PPG 0.0 15.3 4.0 4.0 16.5 7.8 6.3 6.5 10.0 4.5 7.0 10.2 9.8 5.7 20.7

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2010-11 indiana pacers No 2 17 5 10 24 33 50 55 1 44 32 41 12 25 6

Player Darren Collison Mike Dunleavy T.J. Ford Jeff Foster Paul George Danny Granger Tyler Hansbrough Roy Hibbert Dahntay Jones Solomon Jones Josh McRoberts James Posey A.J. Price Brandon Rush Lance Stephenson

Pos G G-F G C F F-G F C G-F F F F G G G

Hgt 6-0 6-9 6-0 6-11 6-8 6-8 6-9 7-2 6-6 6-10 6-10 6-8 6-2 6-6 6-5

Wgt 160 230 165 250 210 228 250 278 210 245 240 217 181 210 210

Birthdate 08/23/1987 09/15/1980 03/24/1983 01/16/1977 05/02/1990 04/20/1983 11/03/1985 12/11/1986 12/27/1980 07/16/1984 02/28/1987 01/13/1977 10/07/1986 07/07/1985 09/05/1990

From/College UCLA Duke Texas Texas State Fresno State New Mexico North Carolina Georgetown Duke South Florida Duke Xavier (Ohio) Connecticut Kansas Cincinnati

Yrs 1 8 6 11 R 5 1 2 7 4 3 11 1 2 R

HEAD COACH: Jim O’Brien ASSISTANT COACHES: Dan Burke, Frank Vogel, Jay DeFruscio, Vitaly Potapenko, Walter McCarty

2010-2011 player statistics No 2 17 5 10 24 33 50 55 1 44 32 41 12 25 6

Player Gms Collison 5 Dunleavy 5 Ford 5 Foster 0 George 5 Granger 5 Hansbrough 4 Hibbert 5 D. Jones 1 S. Jones 5 McRoberts 5 Posey 5 Price 0 Rush 0 Stephenson 0

MPG 29.4 35.0 19.0 0.0 18.6 39.0 17.8 33.2 11.0 11.6 20.6 17.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

FG% .369 .346 .433 .000 .400 .427 .524 .426 .667 .500 .548 .300 .000 .000 .000

3P% FT% RPG APG .300 .909 2.4 4.4 .240 .692 7.2 1.0 .429 .333 1.2 2.6 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 .333 1.000 3.0 1.4 .375 .792 5.8 1.8 .000 .733 4.0 1.0 .000 .839 10.0 4.2 .000 1.000 4.0 2.0 .000 .500 0.6 0.6 .444 .000 5.6 0.8 .333 .000 2.4 0.6 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

SPG 1.8 0.2 1.2 0.0 0.6 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0

BPG 0.2 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.4 1.2 0.3 3.4 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

PPG 14.2 10.2 6.2 0.0 6.4 21.4 8.3 15.6 8.0 2.0 7.6 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.0

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