Found February 01, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Miami Heat may have the best record in the Eastern Conference, but the Indiana Pacers proved again they don't have any fear of the defending NBA champions. The Pacers beat the Heat for the second time this season, 102-89, in front of a sellout crowd at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Friday. The Pacers have won 13 straight at home, their longest streak since the 2002-03 season. Pacers forward David West set the tempo for his team by scoring 30 points and grabbing seven rebounds. Paul George had 15 points, six rebounds and six assists for the Pacers, and Lance Stephenson added 15 points. LeBron James had 28 points for the Heat, while Dwyane Wade scored 17 points. The Pacers ended the first quarter with a two-point lead, but then gradually pulled away against the Heat. West scored 16 points in the first half when the Pacers pushed their lead to eight at the break. It was in the third quarter when Indiana broke the game open. The Pacers used a 12-3 r...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

LeBron James thinks he doesn’t get credit for sacrificing with his contract

LeBron James may be arguably the best player in the NBA today, but he is not the highest paid. In fact, he’s not even in the top 10 this season. LeBron will make $17.5 million this season, which is tied for 13th in the league and more than $10 million less than the $27.8 million Kobe Bryant will make. LeBron took less money to go to the Miami Heat for a chance to play with Dwyane...

Pacers expect Granger return before All-Star game

Pacers coach Frank Vogel says Danny Granger could be back on the court before the All-Star break in mid-February. Granger has been out all season with a patellar tendinosis in his left knee, but was cleared to participate in full contact practice for the first time Thursday. Vogel says he worked for 20 minutes in half-court sets. In early November, the Pacers said Granger could...

David West talks after Pacers beat Heat

David West talks after Pacers beat Heat.

LeBron James Says It’s ‘Disgusting’ That Heat Game Will Keep Him From Watching Super Bowl

It’s always a bummer when a sports fan has to miss a great game to go to work instead. But be consoled, everyday folks, that the scheduling conflicts sometimes happen to people with much higher-paying jobs, too. LeBron James, of all people, is going to miss the Super Bowl this Sunday, and he’s not happy. “How disgusting is that?” he said Wednesday, according to the Florida...

LeBron James Mad he Can’t Watch Super Bowl Live

There are lot of things to be mad at in the world. Not being able to watch the Super Bowl because you have to work and make hundreds of thousands of dollars while doing it isn’t one of those things to complain about. Apparently LeBron James didn’t get that memo, [...]

James 'sacrifices' max contract for winning

LeBron James is more worried about winning than being the NBA's highest-paid player. At least that's what he told reporters in Indianapolis after a shootaround in preparation for Friday night's game against the Pacers. When James left Cleveland for Miami in 2010, he took less money in order to play with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh in hopes of winning a title, which...

Heat at Raptors game preview

Game time: Sunday at 2 p.m. TV: Sun Sports LeBron James and Dwyane Wade have played some of their best basketball against Chris Bosh's former team, and the Miami Heat have yet to drop a meeting with Toronto since the three joined forces. They've yet to face a Raptors squad featuring Rudy Gay, though. The Heat seek a 10th straight victory in this series Sunday as they conclude...

Report: LeBron James’ Agent Wants To Bring Him Back To Cleveland In 2014

James’ agent and childhood friend, Rich Paul, born and raised and still living in Cleveland, has been privately telling people for two years of his intrigue with bringing the prodigal son back as the conquering hero in Cleveland. James will ultimately make the call to return – just like he made it to leave – rest assured that the most important voices in his ear will be partial...

New CBA Could Put LeBron In More Likely Position To Return To Cleveland

LeBron James has contemplated a return to the Cavaliers throughout his tenure with the Heat, according to a report.

LeBron James not worried about being NBA’s top-paid player.

If he’s not worried then why justify it?

Uncensored NBA Trash Talk Volume 6

Video: Of course Chris Bosh gets made fun of
All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.