Wizards: G Gilbert Arenas (left knee) and F Caron Butler (bruised right knee) did not play. F Darius Songaila started in Butler's place.
Pacers: C Jeff Foster (bruised right knee) and G Jamaal Tinsley (sore left knee) did not play.
BY THE NUMBERS
Wizards' home record this season, entering last night's game
The team's home record last season
"You have to be excited. It's become a rivalry."
Wizards G Antonio Daniels, on facing Cleveland in the first-round of the playoffs for the third straight year