Pacers F West ill, but expected to play

The Sports Xchange
The SportsXchange


Indiana Pacers forward David West did not participate in the team's morning shootaround because of an upper respiratory infection but was expected to play Saturday night.
The Pacers host the Miami Heat in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals.
West has averaged 18.2 points and 8.4 rebounds in the series, which Miami leads 3-2.
Heat center Chris Andersen was suspended for the game for shoving Pacers forward Tyler Hansbrough during Thursday's game.