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Huge win against the Raptors after two home losses against them earlier in the season. The 93-81 victory was also important because it prevented a two-game losing streak, it got the Pacers a rare road win, and it keeps them just percentage points out of the second seed in the East behind the Knicks.
David West had 15 and 11, Paul George 22 and 10, and Roy Hibbert returned from his one-game exile to post 18 points on 7-10 shooting but grabbed just 3 rebounds in 24 minutes. The big fella must have felt bad for being absent in the big game against the Clippers, which showed in his aggression, but let's just hope he can keep things up. It does look like he is turning the corner (at last) on the offensive end.
Lastly, Danny Granger looks like he might be getting into shape quicker than expected. After yesterday's 12-point performance he put up another 8 points in 10 minutes on 3-5 shooting. He admitted still feeling discomfort int he knee and it was the second night of a ...
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Paul George had 22 points and 10 rebounds, David West had 15 points and 11 rebounds, and the Indiana Pacers beat the Toronto Raptors 93-81 on Friday night.
Roy Hibbert returned from a one-game suspension to score 18 points as the Central Division leaders won for the sixth time in seven games.
Rudy Gay scored 21 points and Alan Anderson had 14 for the Raptors, who have lost three...
The most dangerous threat to the Miami Heat's chances for Eastern Conference domination is the relationship on display at a downtown hotspot full of gawking fans, two men talking without a hint of the rivalry so many predict. In the good-natured barbs, in the private and quiet moments of respect over the buzz of the bar, and in the ease of mentor and protege sharing a night out...
David West scored 31 points and George Hill added 20, leading the Indiana Pacers past the Chicago Bulls 97-92 in a Central Division showdown Sunday night.
Indiana (38-22) has won seven of its last eight games, going 6-1 since the All-Star break, and holds a four-game lead over second-place Chicago.
The Bulls were led by Marco Belinelli and Jimmy Butler, who each had 20 points for...
The Indiana Pacers had their 5-game winning streak snapped against the LA Clippers with a 99-91 defeat at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
A lot of people will point to the fact that Roy Hibbert's suspension (for a pushing match with the Dubs' David Lee that spilled into the crowd) was the reason why the Pacers lost at home, where they are usually dominant, but the truth is,...
Clippers point guard Chris Paul is a beast with the basketball in his hand. Last night in a big win over the Indiana Pacers, Paul showed Paul George just how nasty his handle can be.
Paul scored the final eight points against the Pacers and then gave George the business with a bevy of moves on the wing. Paul hit George with a crossover, then quick spin that looks to have made...
Chris Paul scored 29 points, and Blake Griffin finished with 18 points and 14 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Clippers hold off Indiana's late charge for a 99-91 victory Thursday.
The Clippers (42-18) have won three straight and seven of their past eight.
David West led the Pacers (36-22) with 22 points, while All-Star Paul George had 20 points and five assists. Danny Granger...
Despite that some may have thought that with Danny Granger coming back and Paul George playing at such a high level, that it may disrupt the Pacers flow or create a top-dog battle between the two, it’s quite the opposite. Granger says he has no problem passing the torch and leaving the Pacers to his younger All-Star teammate.
According to Fox Sports:
“I think the biggest deal...
As expected, the suspensions game down from the fight that broke out between the Golden State Warriors and the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night. Both David Lee of the Warriers and Roy Hibbert of the Pacers have been suspended one game.According to Scott Agness of Pacers.com, Hibert may have only received a one-game suspension because he apologized to the league. He was the biggest...
With 25 games left in the NBA season, two teams look like they have separated themselves from the rest of the pack in the East. Right now the possible match-up between the Miami Heat and the Indiana Pacers is drawing a lot of attention as of late. This match-up is becoming even more interesting because Danny Granger is returning from a knee injury, which makes this Pacers team even...
The Indiana Pacers just failed to run their winning streak to a season-best six games. The same thing happened the last time they faced the Toronto Raptors.
Indiana, though, has a chance to extend a different streak Friday night when it goes for its fourth consecutive road win over the Raptors.
Going for its first 6-0 run since a seven-game surge last April 9-19, Indiana (36-22...
With their highly ranked defense playing especially tough lately, the Indiana Pacers seek to extend their lead in the Central Division over the offensively challenged Chicago Bulls.
The Pacers will try for their seventh win in eight games overall and third in a row over the Bulls on Sunday night when they meet in Indiana.
Following back-to-back home losses, Indiana held just a...
Only Important Injuries:
- Roy Hibbert out (stock up for David West, Ian Mahinmi)
- Taj Gibson out (stock up for Luol Deng, Carlos Boozer, Jimmy Butler)
- Andrei Kirilenko out (stock up for Derrick Williams, Dante Cunningham)
- Eric Bledsoe out (stock up for CP3)
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Chris Paul ($8100)
Jeremy Pargo ($3700)
Kobe Bryant ($9600)
Jamal Crawford ($5700)