Pacers fall to Celtics in playoff opener

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The Indiana Pacers kicked off the postseason on Sunday, falling to the Celtics, 84-74 in Boston. 

The Pacers led by 11 points in the first half but had just eight points in the third quarter. The Celtics were led by Kyrie Irving and Marcus Morris, who each tabbed 20 points in the win. 

Cory Joseph had 14 points for the Pacers. Bojan Boganovic was the lone Pacers starter in double figures with 12 points.

The Celtics will host the Pacers for game two on Wednesday in Boston. 

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(This story was originally published on March 14, 2019)

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