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Portland Trail Blazers
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Pacers looked as if they were still sleepwalking from their four-game road trip in the first half against the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday, but they woke up after halftime. The Pacers outscored the Trail Blazers by 17 points in the third quarter en route to a 99-92 victory at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. "Nothing builds confidence like quality road wins, and our confidence is growing by the day," Pacers coach Frank Vogel said. Paul George, who scored 34 points the night before in Chicago, led the Pacers with 22 points and five assists, and he added eight rebounds. Rookie point guard Damian Lillard topped the Trail Blazers with 23 points and six assists. The Pacers (10-9) are 4-1 in their past five games and are over .500 for the first time since they were 2-1. They are tied with the Chicago Bulls for the Central Division lead. "We know we've got something good going on now," Pacers backup center Ian Mahinmi said. &qu...
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Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert appeared a little embarrassed when he found some blood on his jersey near his belly button during the fourth quarter of Wednesday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers. However, the situation became more awkward, and a bit comical, as Hibbert pulled his shorts way up high to cover up the stain.
Not sure what Hibbert was so embarrassed...
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The Indiana Pacers beat the Portland Trail Blazers last night 99-92. Roy Hibbert had an action packed fourth quarter of hiding the blood on his shirt. With 2:44 left in the game, Hibbert spotted a big blood stain on his jersey and didn't want to come out of the game to clean it off, so like a true NBAer, Hibbert jacked his pants up as high as Urkel to hide the stain from...
With just under 5 minutes in Wednesday night’s Pacers-Blazers game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Roy Hibbert fouled rookie Damian Lillard causing a decent sized laceration on his right elbow. According to the official rules of the NBA, the officials can suspend the game for a maximum of 30 seconds for treatment, and after that time the player must be substituted out of the game for...
CHICAGO -- Paul George hit just 2 of 18 shots during the last two games of Indiana's West Coast trip. So when the Pacers landed in Indianapolis after a red-eye flight from Oakland, George went straight to the gym for two hours of shooting. The extra practice paid off, as George poured in 34 points and Indiana won a defensive battle against Chicago 80-76 on Tuesday at the United...
Paul George scored 22 points to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Portland Trail Blazers 99-92 on Wednesday night.
George Hill added 18 points and David West had 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Pacers (10-9) , who have won four of five and moved above .500 for the first time since a 2-1 start. Indiana, the league leader in scoring defense, held the Blazers to 43 percent shooting...
Roy Hibbert has been struggling so far this season after signing a big contract to stay in Indiana. He proved to be a problem last season during the playoffs, particularly against the Miami Heat.
Hibbert made a highlight yesterday, but it wasn’t quite for a good reason. He had blood on his jersey, and pulled his shorts up just a little bit too high in order to hide it. You can...
Paul George scored 34 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the Indiana Pacers to an 80-76 win over the Chicago Bulls on Tuesday night.
Roy Hibbert added 10 points and 11 rebounds for Indiana, which closed a four-game trip with three victories.
The Bulls, who failed to win three straight for the first time this season, were able to keep David West, Indiana's leading scorer...
After chucking up a turd in the last game against the Warriors in his last game, Paul George came to play tonight against the Bulls in Chicago, putting up an efficient 34 points on 14-25 shooting to go with 9 rebounds as the Pacers survived with an 80-76 victory.
Importantly, the win puts the Pacers back to 0.500 at 9-9, which puts them in a three-way tie in the Central division...
Paul George is starting to get hot, but the Indiana Pacers have no idea whether he will keep it up.
George has posted his highest point total over consecutive games for the Pacers, who will try to hand the Denver Nuggets a fifth straight road loss Friday night.
It's been hard to figure out what to expect from George, who is now on the upswing with 56 points on 21-of-40 shooting...
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Denver Nuggets were struggling, looking to get a jump start somehow against an Indiana Pacers team that had all the momentum in its favor. No need to worry, veteran Andre Miller was there to bail them out. Miller scored six points during an 8-0 Nuggets run late in the fourth quarter to help them beat the Pacers 92-89 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Friday. ...