(New York , NY) - The Indiana Pacers stole home court advantage in the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals by beating the New York Knicks, 102-95 in game-one at Madison Square Garden Sunday afternoon.
The Pacers lead the best of seven series 1-0 and play in New York Tuesday night before returning home for game-three Saturday.
Roy Hibbert finished with 14 points, 8 rebounds, and 5 blocked shots and led a Pacers' defensive effort that held the hot shooting Knicks to 43 percent from the field.
Carmelo Anthony led all scorers with 27 points for New York, but sat the bench for the final seven-minutes and thirty-eight seconds of the third quarter in foul trouble.
Game two is Tuesday is at 7:00.
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