Abandon bracket for Bulls-Pacers

With two games in four days, Central foes could plant seeds for playoff madness

Updated: March 21, 2014, 9:48 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- With no teams from Illinois or Indiana in the NCAA tournament, consider the next four days our regional March Madness.

Two games between the Chicago Bulls and the Indiana Pacers, home and away. A Central Division showdown.

Someone call the Northwestern pep band. Anyone have a question for the "student-athletes"? Bring in Tom Crean to cut down the nets! They're going ... man-to-man.

While their rah-rah days are done, whomever wins these two games, on Friday ...

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