Found September 05, 2013 on RealGM:
Ron Howard is set to sign a non-guaranteed contract with the Indiana Pacers. Howard was one of the D-League's best point guards last season.

Bucks will count on Butler for more than points

Caron Butler is expected to provide more than points for a retooled Milwaukee Bucks team that is firmly committed to a young nucleus. Butler was introduced Thursday as a member of the Bucks at a hometown news conference with family, friend and students at Racine Park High School, where he played. ''We talked about trying to build a championship-caliber team and we're...

Lance Stephenson: Pacers can be best in East

Lance Stephenson is impressed with the moves the Nets and Knicks have made this summer but said he still thinks his Pacers are the team best-suited to challenge the Heat in the East. “I think we’re good” Stephenson said at a back to school event in Brooklyn Wednesday. “When I’m on the court and I know when my teammates are on the court we think we’re better than anybody...

Bucks round out coaching staff

Milwaukee Bucks coach Larry Drew has filled his coaching staff, as the team officially announced the hiring of Jim Cleamons, Scott Williams and Josh Oppenheimer as assistant coaches. The three will join Bob Bender and Nick Van Exel on Drew's staff, giving the Bucks a mix of veteran and younger assistant coaches. "I really felt with all the changes we made, we have a lot...

Pacers sign Rasual Butler to non-guaranteed deal

What? Is it almost time for training camp? The Indiana Pacers, looking pretty after their stellar offseason haul, re-signing their rock, David West, and getting rid of DJ Augustin, Tyler Hansbrough, Gerald Green, Miles Plumlee and Jeff Pendergraph in exchange for CJ Watson, Luis Scola, Chris Copeland, Donald Sloan and Solomon Gill. Oh, and Danny Granger is back, and he will apparently...

Bucks Trying To Remain Competitive While Rebuilding

The Milwaukee Bucks are using a strategy in building their roster similar to that of the Indiana Pacers, a rare and bold move in an NBA that seems to reward accumulating high draft picks using the Oklahoma City Thunder model. "Guys are going to say, 'I want to be a part of this because they're winning,' or you need to be a team, like Cleveland, that gets two No....

Indiana Pacers, Pacers cheerleaders coming to Purdue Football

Indiana Pacers to visit Purdue for a Football Game; how’s this for synergy? Paul George and Indiana native George Hill for the second year in a row will visit a University in the state of Indiana for a football game and to tailgate with fans to promote their G2 Zone Part III. Last year the Pacers stars went south to Bloomington for an IU/Ball State contest. This year it will be...

Bucks add three to coaching staff

The Bucks have rounded out new coach Larry Drew's staff with three assistants, including an NBA veteran with roots to the division rival Chicago Bulls. General manager John Hammond on Wednesday announced that Jim Cleamons would join the staff. He most recently coached in the Chinese Basketball Association following two decades assisting Phil Jackson with the Bulls and Lakers...

Rush…fact and fiction

We haven’t spoken too much about the upcoming movie Rush by Ron Howard. We’re excited about the movie, no doubt, but like all things in life, moderation is a good rule of thumb. I’ve seen Tweets, posts, stories and over-the-top hype of the movie (just like the Senna movie) and to be honest, that kind of thing leaves me a little cold. Ron Howard has been on the grid of numerous...
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