Sunday, April 23, 2006

The Indiana Pacers beat the New Jersey Nets 90-88 to take a 1-0 series lead. Richard Jefferson had a chance to tie the game up but missed the shot and that was the end for the Nets. Stephen Jackson got 18 points and 8 boards in 40 minutes. Jackson was hot and player a great game and will fill the scoring if O'Neal and Peja aren't hot. Jermaine O'Neal had 15 points and 3 boards in 29 minutes. O'Neal was alright he still isn't 100% healthy from his injury and he might be traded this summer. Anthony Johnson got 12 points and 6 assists in 39 minutes. Johnson playing his old team and rose to the occasion and stepped up. Peja Stojakovic got 12 points and 5 boards in 26 minutes. Stojakovic got going in the 3rd and will do better in the next game. Fred Jones got 15 points and 4 assists in 26 minutes. Jones got out played hard and had nice dunk for the highlight real you should see. VC got 31 points on 12-33 shooting. Vc made a big mistake and has get Jefferson involved.