Indiana plays Minnesota, aims for 4th straight win
Indianapolis; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Indiana will attempt to keep its three-game win streak alive when the Pacers take on Minnesota.
The Pacers have gone 16-5 in home games. Indiana has a 26-9 record when scoring more than 100 points.
The Timberwolves have gone 9-12 away from home. Minnesota is 11-6 when winning the rebound battle and averages 46.4 rebounds per game.
TOP PERFORMERS: Sabonis is averaging 18.1 points and 13.1 rebounds for the Pacers. T.J. Warren has averaged 18.3 points and totaled 4.4 rebounds while shooting 50.5 percent over the last 10 games for Indiana.
LAST 10 GAMES: Pacers: 5-5, averaging 109.6 points, 41.2 rebounds, 27.3 assists, 6.7 steals and 4.1 blocks per game while shooting 47.8 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 109.5 points on 46.6 percent shooting.
Timberwolves: 4-6, averaging 107.1 points, 46.4 rebounds, 23.4 assists, 10.4 steals and 6.7 blocks per game while shooting 42.0 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 108.3 points on 45.7 percent shooting.
INJURIES: Pacers: Victor Oladipo: out (quad).