The Indiana Pacers are set to battle against the Miami Heat in a rematch of last year's Eastern Conference Semifinals matchup. Both teams have similar rosters as last postseason, but there has also been a few key role players added to each respective team that has helped them get to this point in the playoffs.
After leading the series 2-1, the Pacers were outmatched as the Heat battled back to take the series, 4-2. Miami is much better this year than any previous year during the Big Three era.
If the Pacers want to overcome the defending champions, they will need to play a perfect series and limit the mistakes that they were accustomed to making in the series against the Atlanta Hawks and the New York Knicks.
This slideshow will evaluate the keys to the Pacers' success against the Heat and how they could utilize their advantages to the fullest extent.