Beating one of the worst teams in the NBA at home shouldn't require a last-second defensive stop, but that was the case last night for the Pacers. Clinging to a 91-90 lead, Indiana was unable to prevent Larry Nance Jr.'s game-winning tip-in at the buzzer, leading Cleveland to a 92-91 win.
However, on a second look, that tip-in was made possible because Nance Jr. threw Victor Oladipo out of the way on the rebound:
The players also discussed it in the locker room after the game:
The timing of the loss to the Cavs couldn't be worse as the Pacers head to Toronto tonight on the second game of a back-to-back to face the East-leading Raptors.