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Pacers vs. Wizards preview: John Wall and company look for their second win against Indiana

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The Wizards needed overtime to top the Pacers on Wednesday, can they do it in regulation this time?

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

When and where? 7 p.m. at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indiana

How can you watch? Comcast SportsNet - DC

Who's out? Bradley Beal and Martell Webster are still sidelined for the Wizards. A plethora of players are sitting out for the Pacers including Paul George, George Hill, Rodney Stuckey, C.J. Miles, C.J. Watson and David West

Are they good? No, the Pacers are 1-5 on the season and are struggling with injuries. Still, they should still be taken serious as the Wizards saw on Wednesday when they allowed Donald Sloan to drop 31 points on them. The Pacers aren't very good, but they are well-coached and still preach defense and toughness.

Keys to the game: Maybe the Wizards can try defending against Sloan? That would be a good start. Outside of that the Wizards need to do a better job of rebounding, they need to keep getting open shots for Garrett Temple and, for fun, force Roy Hibbert to take more three pointers.

Who wins? On paper the Wizards should easily take this one, but playing against Indiana in their house is not easy task. Still, I say the Wizards win, 88-79.