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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ The Indiana Pacers activated forward Austin Croshere and placed guard Jamison Brewer on the injured list Friday with a strained right calf muscle.

Croshere, who had off-season surgery on his right foot, made his first appearance of the season Friday night against the Orlando Magic, entering the game for Jermaine O'Neal with 3:40 left in the first quarter.

Brewer averaged 1.3 points in three games.