Long before Pacers forward Paul George channeled his inner Reggie Miller with a 32-footer to force overtime Wednesday night, Indiana was in position to steal Game 1 because of the one player Miami can’t seem to stop this season.
Power forward David West continues to cause a matchup nightmare for the Heat, who escaped 103-102 in the opener of the conference finals. The Pacers nearly seized home-court advantage and momentum in the series by dominating the paint and unleashing West on Miami … again.
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