Originally written August 27, 2013 on HoopStuff:
Indiana Pacers: Indiana Should Trade For Jimmer Fredette Josh Morgan: Hoopstuff Senior Writer… Pacers Trade: 2015 first round pick Pacers Receive: Jimmer Fredette The Pacers are a team that will challenge for the Eastern Conference, if not the NBA title this season. They pushed the Miami Heat to a seventh game and if not for Paul George overplaying LeBron James on the last play in overtime in game one, would have beat them. This off season the Pacers improved their greatest weakness on the roster, the bench. Bringing in C.J. Watson, Chris Copeland, Luis Scola and Solomon Hill is a gigantic upgrade over last year’s bench, which ranked 29th in scoring. However, they could still use another player that can come off the bench and hit threes consistently. While they were 16th in threes made and attempted last season, they were 23rd in three point percentage. With Fredette wasting away in Sacramento, not getting the playing time someone drafted 10th overall usually would, he desperately n...
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