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  1. Myles Turner-The Future?
  • Pacers share the ball to hold off Pistons

    Indianapolis Star "The uneasiness was building, the groans from the sellout crowd were starting to get louder and the Pacers started rushing on offense as the clock ticked toward crunch time. It was hard not to blame the fans inside Bankers Life Fieldhouse for wondering if the Pacers, once holders of a comfortable..." February 07

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    Indiana Pacers @Pacers

    Injury report for tonight's game vs. Detroit:
    Ian Mahinmi: Questionable (sore lower back)
    Rodney Stuckey: Out (right ankle sprain/bruise)

  • Five observations from the Hawks’ 102-96 win over Pacers

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Hawks needed this one. After losing twice to the Pacers in Indiana, the Hawks defended their home court with a back-and-forth 102-96 victory in a nationally televised game Friday night at Philips Arena. The Hawks got seven fourth-quarter points from Al Horford, including a jumper with..." February 06

  • Silver says changes coming to Hack-A-Shaq rule

    USA Today "NBA Commissioner Adam Silver’s evolving opinion of Hack-A-Player indicates there may be changes to the increasingly practiced and increasingly reviled strategy. After months of media debate, putrid foul shooting, lengthy games and fan discontent, Silver told USA TODAY Sports in an NBA A to Z..." February 05

  • NBA All-Star Saturday Night: LaVine, Curry back to defend their titles

    CBS Sports "The NBA announced its All-Star Weekend participants Thursday, including who will compete in the Slam Dunk Contest, the 3-Point Shootout and the skills competition. Slam Dunk Defending champion Zach LaVine leads the field after last year's electrifying performance. His challengers include..." February 05

  • Bench leads Pacers to win over Nets 114-100

    Indy Cornrows "The bench effort of the Indiana Pacers was on point tonight, leading the blue and gold to a road victory over the Brooklyn Nets. C.J. Miles had a breakout night, scoring 27 points on 10-15 shooting with four three pointers, as many as he's made in the past 10 games combined. Miles had 15 in the..." February 04

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    Pat Boylan @PatBoylanPacers

    Pacers announce they've recalled Shayne Whittington

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    Indiana Pacers @Pacers

    The Pacers have assigned Rakeem Christmas to @TheMadAnts, their affiliate in the NBA’s Development League.

  • Cavaliers get their first win in Indiana in six years by defeating the Pacers in OT, 111-106

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "It took half a dozen years and an overtime period, but the Cleveland Cavaliers finally snatched a win in Indiana with a 111-106 defeat of the Indiana Pacers on Monday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Cleveland (35-12) outscored Indiana (25-23) 15-10 in the extra five-minute period. The Cavs..." February 02

  • Pacers' Paul George feels his role has changed

    Indianapolis Star "Paul George didn't have the answer to explain the Pacers' late-game breakdown Monday night during the 111-106 overtime loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers. George had even more trouble finding the right expression to capture his feelings about his transitioning role on the team. "It's hard to find..." February 02

  • NBA 2K basketball video game sued over use of player tattoos

    New York Daily News "The makers of hit video game series NBA 2K have been slapped with a copyright infringement lawsuit for using images of several NBA players’ body art — including four of LeBron James’ tattoos — without permission. Solid Oak Sketches claims Take-Two Interactive Software has used eight of its..." February 02

  • How players are controlling their own media and what it means for the NBA

    CBS Sports "During an otherwise inconsequential regular season game in March 2009, then-Milwaukee Bucks forward Charlie Villanueva did something unusual. He posted the following tweet from the locker room at halftime. The ensuing media coverage of this apparent indiscretion is pure comedy when you read..." February 01

  • Ellis fuels Pacers past Nuggets in overtime

    Indianapolis Star "Just as the youngest player on the roster — Myles Turner — has emerged for the Indiana Pacers, Monta Ellis reminded everyone Saturday night that the veteran can still get it done. Ellis sparkled in a high-paced contest against the Denver Nuggets, scoring a season-high 32 points and grabbing..." January 31

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    Indiana Pacers @Pacers

    Coach Vogel tells the media pregame that Rodney Stuckey will continue to be out "at least until the All-Star break."

  • Knee treatment brings improved production from Pacers' Ellis

    Indianapolis Star "At first, Monta Ellis was happy to spend less time with the Indiana Pacers’ training staff. Then, he felt a significant difference in his legs, most notably his right knee. That has been followed by his best production of the season. Ellis, who scored a team-high 25 points in the victory..." January 30

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    Indiana Pacers @Pacers

    #Pacers have recalled Rakeem Christmas from @TheMadAnts and assigned Shayne Whittington to the @nbadleague team:

  • Pacers go big with Myles Turner, beat Hawks

    Indianapolis Star "Late in the fourth quarter Thursday night, when 6-foot-11 rookie Myles Turner walked off the Bankers Life Fieldhouse floor and applause followed his every move, no one seemed to mind the end of the Indiana Pacers’ supposed spread offense revolution. Before this, in the third quarter when..." January 29

  • All-Star Reserves Announced "Millions of fan votes decided who the starters would be for the 65th NBA All-Star Game next month in Toronto. Only 12 to 14 were required, from coaches around the league, were required to decide the 14 other players who would fill out the rosters for the Eastern and Western Conference..." January 29

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    East All Star reserves: Jimmy Butler, DeMar DeRozan, Paul Millsap, Andre Drummond, Chris Bosh, John Wall, Isaiah Thomas

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    Jonathan Feigen @Jonathan_Feigen

    Western Conference reserves: Draymond Green, James Harden, Chris Paul, Klay Thompson, Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins, Aldridge. No Dirk.

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    Candace Buckner @CandaceDBuckner

    Turner’s parents will be in attendance; had planned visit to Indy bc #Pacers @ home for so long but now get to witness son’s first NBA start

  • NBA Commissioner Adam Silver to reevaluate fan voting for All-Star Game

    USA Today "Since NBA Commissioner Adam Silver officially took over for David Stern during All-Star weekend nearly two years ago, his willingness to consider any and all changes that would improve the league has been one of the hallmarks of his tenure. That ideology, it appears, will apply to the All-Star..." January 28

  • Former Adult Film Star Lisa Ann Helped Paul George Deal With His Horrific Leg Injury

    Complex "Back in August 2014, Paul George suffered one of the worst leg injuries we’ve ever seen during a Team USA scrimmage. He landed awkwardly on his right leg and snapped the bottom part of it in half. As a result, he was forced to spend the next eight months rehabbing the injury and missed most of the..." January 28

  • Clippers overcome adversity to fight their way past Pacers

    Orange County Register "Things were tough for the Clippers, carrying the emotional baggage from losing Blake Griffin to a self-inflicted injury. But Tuesday night in Indiana, it was his teammates who showed fight, getting the Clippers a huge 91-89 win over the Pacers. Chris Paul made a key jumper late, and the..." January 27

  • Report: Fatigue 'weighing on' Paul George

    Indy Cornrows "Paul George continues to complain about the wear and tear of his comeback season bringing his game back down to terra firma. While he's still scoring cashing in his 20 points per game, simply watching him play exposes how he's struggling. There's no need to look at the stat sheet which also..." January 26

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    Candace Buckner @CandaceDBuckner

    1st thought: Paul George will need the AS break ASAP. Just last nite, he mentioned "swelling" (what?!) while pointing to left leg.

  • Cousins takes control, Kings get a win over Pacers

    CSN Bay Area "Feed the big man and get out of his way. That was the mantra Saturday night at Sleep Train Arena and the Sacramento Kings picked up their fifth straight win by knocking off the Indiana Pacers by a final of 108-97. DeMarcus Cousins continued his assault on NBA opponents in the month of January,..." January 24

  • Warriors run past Pacers in Kerr's return

    CSN Bay Area "The Warriors sprinted out to an early lead Friday night and maintained it throughout in a 122-110 win over the Indiana Pacers. Head coach Steve Kerr made his season debut after missing the first 43 games while recovering from multiple back surgeries. The sellout crowd (19,596) at Oracle Arena..." January 23

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    Sporting News NBA @sn_nba

    Eastern Conference All-Star Game Starters: G: K. Lowry G: D. Wade F: L. James F: P. George F: C. Anthony

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    ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

    Western Conference All-Star Starters: Stephen Curry (GSW) Russell Westbrook (OKC) Kobe Bryant (LAL) Kawhi Leonard (SAS) Kevin Durant (OKC)

  • This simple rule change will end the intentional fouling epidemic in the NBA

    SB Nation "On Wednesday, the Rockets intentionally fouled Andre Drummond 12 times in a row to start the third quarter. This included intentionally putting the Pistons into the bonus using an end-of-the-bench player for the first five fouls. This is not basketball. While intentional fouling is only an..." January 21

  • The Big Shorts: An era in basketball fashion is coming to an end

    Washington Post "Jerry West, the model for the logo of the National Basketball Association, wore basketball shorts the length of loincloths. Michael Jordan inspired a major alteration when he appealed for a longer and baggier cut. Then a group of freshmen at the University of Michigan known as the “Fab Five”..." January 21

  • Adam Silver Says NBA Will Explore the Idea of Weekday Morning Games

    Complex "Imagine a world where you have a day off from work, wake up a little later than usual, grab a bowl of cereal, turn on the TV and watch a live NBA game. Sounds too good to be true? It could become a reality. It's an interesting approach by NBA commissioner Adam Silver, but do the positives..." January 21

  • Pacers hold off Suns 97-94

    Indy Cornrows "17-point Indiana Pacers lead proved to be just enough against the Phoenix Suns, who came surging back late, pulling to within five points with a minute to go. Monta Ellis came up with a huge jumper to respond, giving Indiana a seven point lead. The Suns would eventually cut the lead to three, but..." January 20

  • Forbes: Knicks, worth $3 billion, pass Lakers as NBA’s most valuable team

    Pro Basketball Talk "Five years ago, Forbes named the Knicks the NBA’s most valuable team, appraising them at $655 million. Now, that would barely top the last-place Pelicans. Forbes released its latest valuations of NBA teams today, and the Knicks ($3 billion) overtook the Lakers ($2.7 billion) for the top..." January 20

  • Stephen Curry No. 1 On Jersey Sales List, Kristaps Porzingis No. 4

    Real GM Basketball "Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors retained top honors on the NBA’s Most Popular Jersey and Team Merchandise lists. Results are based on sales from October 2015 through December 2015 and reflect a record-breaking holiday shopping season. had its largest Black..." January 20

  • Stuckey out, Mahinmi probable, George Hill questionable for tonight's game at Phoenix

    Indy Cornrows "Rodney Stuckey out tonight, while Ian Mahinmi and George Hill could return despite sitting versus the Nuggets just two nights ago. On Sunday, the Pacers reported that guard Rodney Stuckey will miss at least two weeks due to an injury to his right foot suffered in a victory over Phoenix last..." January 19

  • Paul George Understandably Won’t Commit To The Olympic Team Just Yet

    Uproxx "As one of the 30 finalists for the 2016 Olympic basketball team, Paul George has been given one of the game’s highest honors, a spot which any player would dream to be in. Even better, he’s got a great shot to make it to the final 12-man roster that will go to Rio (he made our roster, at least)...." January 19

  • Nuggets outshoot Pacers, move to 3-1 on homestand

    Denver Post "Their homestand goals still firmly attainable, the Nuggets went about the work of putting Friday's disappointment behind them and focusing on the Indiana Pacers. And they got back on track. Their defense took the night off, but their offense didn't. And, for that matter, neither did..." January 18

  • USA Basketball Announces 30 Finalists For 2016 U.S. Olympic Men’s Team

    USA Basketball "Three-time Olympic medalists Carmelo Anthony (New York Knicks) and LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers) headline the list of 30 finalists today named for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team by USA Basketball. The player selections were approved by the USA Basketball Board of Directors. The..." January 18

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    Indiana Pacers @Pacers

    Injury update 2 of 2 for tomorrow at Denver: Ian Mahinmi: Questionable (sore left ankle) Rodney Stuckey: Out (right ankle sprain & bruise)

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    Indiana Pacers @Pacers

    Injury update 1 of 2 for tomorrow night at Denver: Paul George: Probable (sore right calf) George Hill: Questionable (personal reasons)

  • Wizards avoid another injury scare in win over Pacers

    Washington Post "For a few minutes Friday night, it appeared as though a significant injury had struck the Washington Wizards yet again. It was the first quarter and they were throttling the Indiana Pacers when Garrett Temple’s right shoulder got caught between a Pacers’ ball-handler and a screener. He dropped to..." January 16

  • Adam Silver says NBA may eventually schedule morning games to accommodate international audiences

    SB Nation "NBA commissioner Adam Silver said the league will consider experimenting with scheduling games during the morning on week days to accommodate the international audience, according to USA Today's Jeff Zilgitt. He said this in a press conference prior to Thursday's Raptors-Magic game in..." January 15

  • NBA's Adam Silver shoots down expansion to Europe

    Sporting News "Before the Magic and Raptors played in London, NBA commissioner Adam Silver made clear that the league is not seeking to add a European franchise any time soon. "We are not actively taking steps to bring a franchise to Europe or to expand to Europe," Silver said in a London press conference...." January 15

  • Celtics snap four-game skid with 103-94 win over Pacers

    CSN New England "After giving away too many games to count this season because of late-game mishaps at both ends of the floor, the Boston Celtics finally stole a victory – literally. A series of steals and subsequent uncontested lay-ups in the final 1:45 of play helped Boston snap a four-game losing skid with a..." January 14

  • Pacers' Rodney Stuckey out at least two weeks with right foot injury

    CBS Sports "The Indiana Pacers will be without guard Rodney Stuckey for at least the next two weeks, the team announced on Thursday. Stuckey has a sprain and a bone bruise in his right foot. On Tuesday, Stuckey left the Pacers' 116-97 win over the Phoenix Suns after playing just four minutes because of..." January 14

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    HoopsHype @hoopshype

    Guard John Lucas III is headed to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the D-League, we're told.

  • Pacers close out Suns 116-97

    Indy Cornrows "The Indiana Pacers finally closed strong, breaking a 76-76 tie in the final minute of the third quarter, outscoring the Phoenix Suns 40-21 over the final 13 minutes to seal the victory. Indiana outscored Phoenix 12-0 out of the gate, but the Suns established themselves behind three point shooting..." January 13

  • The NCAA is actually considering new NBA Draft rules more favorable for student athletes

    SB Nation "The NCAA will consider a proposal that would push back the date for when men's college basketball players must declare for the NBA Draft, according to NCAA Associate Director of Public and Media Relations Michelle Brutlag Hosick. The current declaration date is the day before the start of the..." January 12