Apr 14, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Indiana Pacers small forward Paul George (24) and power forward David West (21) attempt to turn the ball from New York Knicks shooting guard J.R. Smith (8) during the fourth quarter at Madison Square Garden. Knicks won 90-80. Mandatory Credit: Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports

Indiana Pacers vs. New York Knicks: Playoff Schedule, TV Times and more

Fresh off their first-round series victory over the Boston Celtics, the New York Knicks must quickly turn their attention to their second-round opponent in the Indiana Pacers.

There won’t be much time to prepare for Indiana as Game 1 of the series begins on Sunday.

Feb 20, 2013; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Indiana Pacers forward Paul George (24) drives to the basket against New York Knicks guard Raymond Felton (2) at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Indiana defeats New York 125-91. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

The two teams are familiar with each other so getting off to a good start will be huge for the Knicks as they have home-court advantage over the No. 2 seeded Pacers.

The Pacers closed out the Atlanta Hawks in six games to set up a meeting of two franchises that know each other all too well, with some postseason history between them.

Both teams last playoff meeting was in 2000 Eastern Conference Finals where Indiana won the series 4-2.

In the regular season, Pacers and Knicks split their four meetings with both teams holding strong at home.

Nov 18, Indiana Pacers at New York Knicks – Knicks won 76-88

Jan 10, New York Knicks at Indiana Pacers – Pacers won 81-76

Feb 20, New York Knicks at Indiana Pacers – Pacers won 125-91

Apr 14, Indiana Pacers at New York Knicks – Knicks won 80-90

Here’s a look at when and where you can see this second round series, although the dates have only been announced for the first three games of the series at this point.

Game 1: May 5, Sun. 3:30 p.m. ET (ABC) – Indiana Pacers vs. New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden

Game 2: May 7, 7:00 p.m. (TNT) – Indiana Pacers vs. New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden

Game 3: May 11, 8:00 p.m. (ABC) – New York Knicks vs. Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Game 4: (Date, Time, TV- TBA) – New York Knicks vs. Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Game 5: (TBA) – Indiana Pacers vs. New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden

Game 6: (TBA) – New York Knicks vs. Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Game 7: (TBA) – Indiana Pacers vs. New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden

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