"We very well could look different next season," McMillan said. "We've got some key guys, in our starting unit as well as our second unit that are free agents. Now, the work turns toward signing our guys and building this roster."
"A lot of people downplayed Boston as a team, but we knew they would get it right come playoff time," Pacers coach Nate McMillan said. "(Coach) Brad (Stevens) has done a good job holding the team together. Now that they're in the playoffs, they're playing good basketball. Their next opponent is going to see a good team."