Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/1/14
With their playoff seeds set, the Indiana Pacers and Boston Celtics don't plan on over-extending themselves before the postseason begins. Multiple players on both teams could rest as visiting Indiana looks to avoid a fifth straight loss to Boston on Tuesday night. The Central Division champion Pacers (49-31) are guaranteed the Eastern Conference's third seed after falling 90-80 to second-place New York on Sunday. Indiana is on the verge of winning 50 games for the first time since 2003-04, though it has been struggling down the stretch. It is allowing 100.4 points per game - nearly 10 above its season average - while dropping four of five. Paul George, the Pacers' leading scorer at 17.4 points per game, finished 3 for 12 from the field and 1 of 8 from 3-point range while scoring nine points Sunday. He's averaging 10.8 points and shooting a dismal 28.3 percent over the last five. "We (aren't) satisfied with (the No. 3 seed),'' George said. ''Of course we felt we earned it playin...
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