According to the ESPN Power Rankings, the Pacers moved from number 24 to 17 in the Power Rankings. This helped with the huge win over the Celtics.
Here is what they said in the Power Rankings:
We’re with you, Pacer People. We watched your squad deliver another early season beatdown of the Celts — just like last season — and we’re hoping this doesn’t mean Indy is destined to peak in November. Again.
Now that is what I am talking about!