2013 NBA Playoffs Recap— Pacers Beat Knicks, 106-99, Advance to Conference Finals
Indiana Pacers 106, New York Knicks 99
Lance Stephenson scored 25 points and pulled down 10 rebounds, and the Indiana Pacers beat the New York Knicks, 106-99, in Indianapolis on Saturday night to win their second-round NBA playoff series in six games. As a result of the victory, Indiana will face the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference finals.
Pacers center Roy Hibbert scored 21 points and grabbed 12 rebounds. He keyed the win with a block of a Carmelo Anthony dunk attempt midway through the final quarter that resulted in an 11-2 Indiana run, which put the Pacers out of the Knicks’ reach.
Anthony scored 39 points in a losing effort for second-seeded New York. Teammate J.R. Smith added 15 points and 10 rebounds.
Indiana def. New York, 4-2
(home team in bold)
Game 1: Indianapolis 102, New York 95
Game 2: New York 105, Indianapolis 79
Game 3: Indianapolis 82, New York 71
Game 4: Indianapolis 93, New York 82
Game 5: New York 85, Indianapolis 75
Game 6: Indianapolis 106, New York 99