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Heat: Get used to 'physical' style

Updated: May 24, 2013, 4:24 PM ET
By Brian Windhorst | ESPN.com

MIAMI -- The Indiana Pacers feel like the Miami Heat's game plan, and especially Shane Battier's, in the Eastern Conference finals is to intimidate them with physical play. Heading into Game 2 Friday against the defending NBA champs, the Pacers want the message to be that they will not be affected by it.

Pacers center Roy Hibbert criticized Battier on Twitter on Thursday for a play in Game 1 where Battier kneed him in the midsection on a drive to the basket. Battier was called for ...

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