James to start Heat’s clash with Pacers

Updated: December 18, 2013

Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – LeBron James will be in the starting lineup
for Wednesday’s showdown between the Miami Heat and the Indiana Pacers from
AmericanAirlines Arena.

The four-time league MVP had been considered a game-time decision entering the
contest after he hurt his left ankle in the Heat’s 117-94 victory over Utah on

James scored 17 points when the Eastern Conference’s top two teams last
squared off, a 90-84 Pacers’ win in Indianapolis on Dec. 10.

Forward Michael Beasley (left hamstring) and center Greg Oden will be Miami’s
two inactive players for Wednesday’s clash.