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The Indiana Pacers look to extend their seven-game home winning streak in a matchup against the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Pacers have been red-hot to start the year, entering today's game with a record of 12-1. Similarly, the visiting Timberwolves are also above .500 on the year, coming in with an 8-7 record. This game is scheduled to start at 7:00 pm EST and FSN-N and FSN-IN will be providing coverage of the contest.

The Pacers look for another win today after defeating the 76ers, 106-98. Roy Hibbert was a key piece, recording 27 points and 13 rebounds to notch his fourth double-double on the year. Meanwhile, the Timberwolves are coming off a 112-101 loss at the hands of the Houston Rockets. Kevin Love scored 27 points and recorded 15 rebounds earning his 14th double-double of the year.

Points might be at a premium when two of the league's elite defenses take the court. Indiana ranks second in the NBA in defensive efficiency (59.9), while Minnesota is third (62.4).

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