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Eric Gordon would like to return home to Indiana. And the New Orleans Hornets are open to trading the oft-injured guard.
According to Fox Sports' Sam Amico, the Hornets have shown interest in Indiana Pacers small forward Danny Granger, who could return to the hardwood on Wednesday.
Even though the pieces seem to be falling into place for a blockbuster trade -- one that would be beneficial to both teams -- Amico reported that "a a package
involving Gordon and Granger, sources say, has yet to be discussed."
A trade works financially on the Trade Machine, so it's feasible that his could work in reality.
Gordon hasn't been able to play in back-to-back games. He signed an offer sheet with the Phoenix Suns in the summer, but New Orleans matched.
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Eric Gordon is likely to remain with the Hornets, but has been discussed in trade scenarios.
The Indiana Pacers could get a huge boost this week as Danny Granger makes his return. Granger has been out all season after undergoing knee surgery. However, he is set to make his return to the court this week. And that should help the Pacers continue the successful run they've been on of late.Mike Wells of the Indianapolis Star says Granger went through his first full...
It didn't exactly feel like a dominating performance when watching it, but Paul George put up a spectacular 23, 12, 12 triple-double as the Pacers snapped a 2-game losing streak to rout the Bobcats 101-77. It was the fourth triple-double registered by a Pacer this season after Roy Hibbert, George Hill and David West.
Danny Granger was reportedly close to returning from knee...
As comedian Dave Chappelle once said, "Everything is better in slow motion" and this advertisement by Red Bull featuring New Orleans Hornets rookie Anthony Davis stays true to the fact.The advertisement was shot in New Orleans and shows a progressive of Davis playing hoops in a darkly-lit gymnasium while he provides a voiceover.It's pretty impressive if I do say so myself:
All-Star Weekend nears
The Portland Trail Blazers will face off against the New Orleans Hornets to conclude a six-game road trip Wednesday night, and they could desperately use a win heading into All-Star Weekend.
Matchup: Portland (25-27) @ New Orleans (18-34)
Venue: New Orleans Arena
Time: 5:00 PM PT
Date: Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013
The road trip hasn’t gone as well as fans...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Paul George knew he needed to have a good game after the way he played Monday night.
George posted his first career triple-double with 23 points, 12 rebounds and a career-high 12 assists, and the Indiana Pacers snapped a two-game losing streak with a 101-77 rout of the Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday night.
The All-Star forward bounced back after being limited...
Ryan Anderson scored 31 points in 31 minutes to lead the New Orleans Hornets to a 105-86 win over the Detroit Pistons at the Palace on Monday night.
Detroit was coming off back-to-back wins over the weekend, but true to the Pistons’ form in this roller-coaster season, they fell flat with a chance to really generate some momentum. Greg Monroe had 17 points and 11 boards, while Rodney...
Watch out for the Pacers...
Can't help wonder whether the effects of playing 3 games in 3 nights are finally beginning to show on the Indiana Pacers. After stringing together 15 consecutive home victories, the Pacers lost their second OT game in a row at Banker's Life Fieldhouse with an 89-84 decision to the Brooklyn Nets.
It was one of those sluggish games where the Pacers often got outhustled...
ALL STAR BREAK UPDATESLast year, PG Jeremy Lin, SG Paul George, SF Gordon Hayward, PFs Ersan Illyasova and Ryan Anderson and C Nikola Pekovic had break out seasons and earned respect in the Fantasy Basketball world. This year, we thing the following guys are going to take home the crown for the respective positions.George Hill PG Indiana PacersMy man, George, is having one...
The 2012-13 season has seen quite a few teams start the year without their star players. Some teams had their guys return from injuries already and it’s been an improvement for those teams. Dirk Nowitzki returned to the Dallas Mavericks and they’ve played a little better, but you can tell he still isn’t in game [...]