Found May 31, 2013 on RealGM:
PLAYERS: David West
TEAMS: Indiana Pacers
David West wants to re-sign with the Indiana Pacers this summer as an unrestricted free agent. “Yeah,’’ West said after the Pacers fell behind 3-2 in the Eastern Conference finals. “I love what we’ve been able to accomplish in the lockout season (of 2011-12) and this full season. And I just pretty much love how this group has grown together since I’ve been there.’’ West has not yet engaged in talks with Indiana officials about re-signing. “I don’t think we can officially,’’ said West of the free agency period starting July 1. “But these guys know that I’m with them (for the future).’’

Pacers will have West in starting lineup

Pacers forward David West will start in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals Saturday night. West was sent home early from the team's morning shootaround after doctors diagnosed him with an upper respiratory infection. About 75 minutes before the game, coach Frank Vogel told reporters he believed the fever had broken. About 20 minutes after that, the Pacers released their...

Report: David West Played Game 6 With A 103-Degree Fever

The Indiana Pacers forced a Game 7 against the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals on Saturday, but the true story is the fact David West played the game with a 103-degree via Adrian Wojnarowski. Indiana Pacers forward David West played Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals with a 103-degree fever, a league [...]The post Report: David West Played Game 6 With A 103-Degree...

Pacers’ West misses shootaround, likely to play

Indiana Pacers forward David West missed his team's shootaround prior to Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals because of an upper respiratory infection, but the team said West is expected to play in Saturday night's game.,

Source: Hawks May Consider Signing David West

The Atlanta Hawks may consider signing David West this summer, according to a source. The Hawks are projected to have enough salary cap room this summer to sign two max free agents. The Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies have also been mentioned as potential suitors for West, who will become an unrestricted free agent on July 1.

David West Calls Battier Dirty

Fellow flopper (and much tougher guy-actually, don’t tell him I mentioned the flopping) David West was asked today about his strategy when playing against Shane Battier: “I have to keep my guard up … watch my knees.” Gee, does that imply that Battier is out to hurt people? That he roams the stadium hallways holding lead pipes? That he camps out in his Chevy Tahoe next to...

Roy Hibbert: Battier goes for the knees and groin

Indiana Pacers big men say they must protect themselves when Miami Heat forward Shane Battier is in the game during the Eastern Conference finals. Before Thursday’s Game 5 with the series tied 2-2, David West and Roy Hibbert said they have learned to protect their knees from Battier

LeBron James, David West & Lance Stephenson Fined For Flops In Game 4

The NBA has fined LeBron James, David West and Lance Stephenson $5,000 for their flopping in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The League has also upgraded David West’s foul on Dwayne Wade as he drove to the basket on a fast break in the fourth quarter from a common foul to a Flagrant 1. Despite LeBron recently saying that he doesn’t flop and has ‘never been one of those...

Pacers size still too much for Heat

Before Indiana's 91-77 Game Six victory over Miami to force a decisive Game Seven on Monday, Frank Vogel said David West (nursing an injury) told him not to stop the fight. Like Apollo Creed against Ivan Drago, even if he was about to die, he wanted the fight to go on. Pride, country and Rocky Balboa were all in his corner depending on him. Maybe not all those things. But...

David West, Roy Hibbert Protecting Themselves From ‘Dirty’ Plays By Shane Battier

Going into Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Indiana Pacers and the Miami Heat, there was an article by ESPN that had both David West and Roy Hibbert calling out the dirty antics by Shane Battier and how they have to protect themselves: “I (learned) to always have my guard up and [...]The post David West, Roy Hibbert Protecting Themselves From ‘Dirty’ Plays...

This Has Been A Clinic On Flopping

The NBA and NHL really know what they’re doing when it comes to scheduling their playoffs. Not only are we stuck in a time of the year where nothing happens but there is also NOTHING on TV that any sane person would watch. For God’s sake, Ape was bragging about watching some documentary on mermaids yesterday. Since we talked about the hilarious end to the Red Wings’ season...

LeBron James, David West and Lance Stephenson all fined $5k for flopping in Game 4

Tweet Just days after Miami Heat and NBA MVP LeBron James proclaimed that he had no problem with players flopping, he was slapped with a $5,000 fine by the league for just that. James received the fine for an obvious flop in the fourth quarter of game 4 against the Indiana Pacers. Here’s video of [...]

While We’re Waiting… Oh Choo-ey

“While We’re Waiting” serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at “That was no more evident than during batting practice on Tuesday, when Choo chatted with his former teammates and coaches at Great American Ball Park. He couldn’t...
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