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The Indiana Pacers had high hopes coming into the 2012-13 season after taking the Miami Heat to Game 6 in last year’s Eastern Conference semifinals.
Frank Vogel‘s squad has the talent and depth to pose a legitimate threat in the Eastern Conference this season, but the Pacers were dealt a blow on Wednesday when the team announced that small forward Danny Granger will miss three months after receiving an injection in his left knee for patellar tendinosis. Granger first suffered the injury during last May’s playoff run and re-aggravated his knee during the preseason.
With no Granger, the Pacers are without their No. 1 scoring option and go-to player come crunch time.
But while Granger is Indiana’s best player, the team is not doomed without him. Pacers’ roster includes a talented front line of Roy Hibbert, David West and Tyler Hansbrough. West is a nine-year veteran with two All-Star selections to his name and has averaged 16 points and just over seven total rebounds for his career. He...
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Pacers forward Danny Granger underwent a procedure on his left knee Tuesday and it is expected that he could be out of the lineup for up to three months.
Well, the Indiana Pacers wanted to move up the ladder in the Eastern Conference to compete with the likes of the Miami Heat and Boston Celtics and now they are finding out first hand what that all entails. Persevering through the injuries is part of achieving such success. And now the Pacers will have the next three months to show the rest of the league if they can walk that...
A lot of Pacers fans would like to know what the team would be like without Danny Granger. Well, now they have their wish.The Pacers' leading scorer of the last 5 years has been sidelined for 3 months after undergoing a procedure for his aching left knee. This means Granger won't play again until early January, and knowing that he is a notoriously slow starter, he might not...
Indiana Pacers forward Danny Granger will miss three months after undergoing a procedure on his left knee, the team announced Thursday. Granger's injury was described as left patellar tendinosis. The Pacers said he received an injection on Tuesday from Dr. James Andrews in Gulf Breeze, Fla. Without Granger, the Pacers will be searching for offense to offset his loss. Granger...
Indianapolis, IN – Indiana Pacers forward Danny Granger could miss up to three months after getting an injection to treat left patellar tendinosis, the Pacers announced Wednesday.
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Danny Granger of the Indiana Pacers and Rudy Gay of the Memphis Grizzlies are of the NBA’s best small forwards, but for every similarity between the two has a corresponding difference. The older Granger has an All-Star appearance, while Gay does not. Granger’s game is a bit more subtle, while Gay relies more on his tremendous athleticism. Both fill the stat sheet and...
Danny Granger received an injection on Tuesday to treat left patellar tendinosis.
While the Pacers have been linked to players such as Mickael Pietrus and Josh Howard this week, they do not have immediate plans to make a roster addition in the wake of Danny Granger's extended absence.
Paul george and David West will have to carry the scoring load.
The Indiana Pacers haven't impressed on the offensive end with Danny Granger sidelined, but they're getting plenty of rebounds and second-chance points to go along with their hard-nosed defense.
That might cause problems for the Atlanta Hawks if Josh Smith is out again.
Playing its fifth game in eight nights, Indiana will try to avoid losing in Atlanta for the 10th straight...
The worst possible news for Danny Granger owners came yesterday when it was announced that he would be sidelined for the next three months with a knee bone problem. Who are your Huckleberries for the next three months in Indiana? You know the drill, Gerald Green, George Hill, Paul George, Roy Hibbert and David West. All should be owned and if Gerald Green isn’t then he should be...
While the Minnesota Timberwolves have enjoyed some early success without their two top players, the Indiana Pacers continue to struggle offensively minus injured star Danny Granger.
The Timberwolves look to win three in a row by handing the visiting Pacers a third consecutive defeat Friday night.
Even with star Kevin Love sidelined for at least six weeks with a broken right hand...