Found May 17, 2012 on Busted Coverage:
That’s Lance Stephenson. He’s a Pacers scrub that doesn’t play for the Pacers. Yet, there he was making a choking gesture after LeBron missed a free throw in the 3rd quarter. Guess who is now down 2-1 and can’t score 80+ in an NBA playoff game? The Heat. Guess which bench is dominant in this series? It wasn’t a terrible performance from LeBron. He was 1-of-3 from the line and 10-of-22 from the field. Still, he’s a fun punching bag.
Filed under: Basketball

Pacers' celebration irks Dwyane Wade

The Heat star apparently took exception to how the Pacers celebrated so boisterously following Indiana's Game 2 win over Miami.

Pacers' Bird named NBA's Executive of the Year

Larry Bird is the first winner of the NBA MVP, Coach of the Year and Executive of the Year awards, earning the top front-office honor Wednesday, the Pacers announced. "This is an honor for the Indiana Pacers, not an award for Larry Bird," Bird said in a team release. Bird received 12 first-place votes was one of 19 general managers to earn a vote. RC Buford of the Spurs...

Pacers Exposing Heat's Weakness in Post With Roy Hibbert, David West Dominating Paint

PHILADELPHIA -- The Pacers have exposed the Heat's weakness, and it is not that LeBron James is unwilling to take the last shot or that Erik Spoelstra is overmatched or any of the other explanations thrown at us by pundits who form their opinions after watching only the final 90 seconds of a basketball game. The Pacers have battered the Heat in the last two games of their Eastern...

Pacers dominate Heat to take 2-1 series lead

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Pacers no longer are just a nuisance. Instead, they're threatening to topple the balance of power in the Eastern Conference. On a night LeBron James was merely good and Dwyane Wade anything but for the Heat, the Pacers moved to a 2-1 lead in this best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal series with a 94-75 victory Thursday night at Bankers Life...

Pacers freeze the Heat with tough defense.

MIAMI – The Indiana Pacers got down and gritty fighting tooth and nail down to the last second to snatch a low scoring affair away from the Miami Heat. George Hill and David West was the tag team of the night linking up for 31 points. West drained a total of 31 points and brought down 10 rebounds as Hill delivered 15 points. To read this story and watch a recap video please...

Pacers put Dwyane Wade on life support as Pacers take game three convincingly

This game was over before it began. Well not really, Miami led by 9 after the first but the Pacers never looked back as they cruised to a 94-75 to win game three and take the series lead, 2 games to 1. This story should be about how well the Pacers played, controlling the glass, being aggressive offensively and doing a great team effort defensively against the Miami Heat...

Pacers reserve apologizes for choking gesture

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Pacers reserve guard Lance Stephenson apologized for making a choking gesture toward LeBron James. The NBA's MVP wasn't so forgiving. In fact, he didn't even know he had been mocked. James said Saturday that he was unaware that Stephenson had been caught by cameras in front of Indiana's bench wrapping his hands around his throat after the Miami...

Heat regroup, heading to take on confident Pacers

Indiana's mindset has not changed for several days. The Pacers were confident entering the series, confident after losing Game 1 to the Miami Heat and confident after winning Game 2. The Heat say they wouldn't have it any other way. And though they have lost home-court advantage in the Eastern Conference semifinal series that is now tied at a game apiece, the Heat weren...

Video: Roy Hibbert dominates the Heat, Pacers win Game 3

The NBA posted the video above showing Indiana Pacers Roy Hibbert dominating the Heat with his size, scoring 19 points and grabbing 18 rebounds.   With Chris Bosh out of the lineup for the Heat, no one has been able to stop Hibbert.   Game 1Pacers 86-95 Heat Game 2Pacers 78-75 Miami Game 3Miami 75-94 Pacers Game 4- Sunday 5/20Game 5- Tuesday 5/22Game 6- Thursday 5/24Game 7- Saturday 5/26
Pacers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.