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David West and David Lee each are coming off season-best scoring performances, helping their respective teams continue their recent surges.
West looks to help the Indiana Pacers complete a perfect three-game swing through California against Lee and the Golden State Warriors as each squad seeks a fifth victory in six games Saturday night.
The Pacers (8-8) began a four-game road trip with a 79-77 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday before West scored 31 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in their 97-92 victory at Sacramento on Friday.
George Hill added 25 points and eight assists.
"These last two wins our team has really followed the game plan literally in a couple of regards and it's paid off with two big road wins," coach Frank Vogel said.
Indiana ranks near the bottom of the league in scoring, averaging 90.8 points and has struggled at times without injured forward Danny Granger, but West's performance helped it get back to .500. The veteran forward hit 13...
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SACRAMENTO -- Indiana's David West scored a season-high 31 points and, combined with a solid defensive effort, helped to give the Pacers a 97-92 victory over the Sacramento Kings before an announced crowd of 12,544 at Sleep Train Arena on Friday night. The Pacers (8-8) are half way through their four-game road trip entering a game tonight at Golden State. Pacers coach Frank...
Seriously, is there any lingering doubt that David West is the Indiana Pacers' best player (even when Danny Granger returns)?
All the 32-year-old veteran has been doing this season is carry this struggling team on his back to big wins like he did tonight against the Sacramento Kings, pouring in a season-high 31 points, grabbing 11 boards while shooting 65% from the field...
So much for Andrew Bogut nearing return. After speculation that Bogut would return to practice this week, the Golden State Warriors' center faced endless questions about why he was still sidelined. Finally, the team and Bogut broke to the fact that his surgery was more serious than originally reported. Bogut had micro-fracture surgery in April, a more serious surgery than...
One day after Golden State sent rookie Kent Bazemore down to its Development League team and he scored 27 points, the Warriors recalled the rookie guard-forward before Saturday night's game against Indiana. Bazemore had 27 points, nine rebounds and five steals in D-League Santa Cruz's season-opening 101-95 victory at Reno on Friday night.
15 years ago today on December 1, 1997, ******* crazy Golden State Warriors shooting guard Latrell Sprewell twice assaulted newly hired head coach P.J. Carlesimo during a team practice. According to witnesses, Carlesimo screamed at the then 27-year-old Sprewell, who … Continue reading →
OAKLAND -- Jarrett Jack suffered a point guard's ultimate humiliation Saturday night. Two minutes later, the veteran assured the night would be remembered for something entirely more gratifying, burying a 60-footer to beat the third-quarter horn and propel the Golden State Warriors to a 103-92 victory over the Indiana Pacers at Oracle Arena. "I've been due for one...
Jeremy Tyler was a second round pick by the Warriors in 2011.
The Warriors had announced in April that Andrew Bogut had arthroscopic surgery on his ankle and that he would be out three months, but they finally admitted this week that he also had microfracture surgery.
Last night’s game between the Golden State Warriors and Denver Nuggets ended up being a very entertaining game. The Warriors pulled out a close victory in a game that came down to the buzzer.
The great part about watching the Nuggets is there’s so much athleticism on display that there are bound to be some highlight plays. This was exactly the case last night, with Kenneth Faried...
Kent Bazemore has appeared in six games for Golden State this season, recording two rebounds, two steals, two blocks and one assist in 10 minutes.
Celtics (17-4) vs. Pacers (11-15)
Saturday, December 1
Market Square Arena
Regardless of a pedestrian record, playing the Pacers in Market Square Arena was a tough spot for the Celtics to win. Unlike their date in October, Larry Bird made sure this homecoming to Indiana ended on a more successful note. The Celtics defeated Indiana in overtime, 106-102, to win their sixth straight...
Shaquille O’Neal is always good for some entertaining quotes, especially now that he’s on TNT. He was full of them when he was a player, and it hasn’t changed at all since he moved to the TV set. While discussing the Warriors/Nuggets game last night, Golden State forward David Lee came up in conversation, and Shaq called him “the white Chris Webber.” Watch below: You can...
OAKLAND -- Jarrett Jack suffered a point guard's ultimate humiliation Saturday night. Two minutes later, the veteran assured the night would be remembered for something entirely more gratifying, burying a 60-footer to beat the third-quarter horn and propel the Golden State Warriors to a 103-92 victory over the Indiana Pacers at Oracle Arena. With the Warriors struggling to...