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Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert issued an apology through the team’s website Sunday morning for using a gay slur in one answer to a question and for cursing in another following the Pacers’ 91-77 victory over the Miami Heat in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals. Hibbert responded to one question during his news conference about his defense
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If the Indiana Pacers snatch Game 7 from the Miami Heat to move on to the NBA Finals, the legend of David West will live on in infamy.
West is suffering from an upper respiratory infection and was almost yanked in the second period according to Yahoo Sports. Pacers coach Frank Vogel at one point came to him and stated “I gotta get you out. You have nothing tonight.”
After the Indiana Pacers tied up the Eastern Conference Finals series at 3-3, Roy Hibbert had an unfortunate postgame presser which he undoubtedly regrets. When you address the press as “Y’all Mother F*ckers” and drop the phrase “no homo,” you should probably just shut it down for the night. Not smart, big fella.
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Miami will need all the contribution they can get from Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh if they look to advance to their 3rd straight NBA Finals appearance.
The Miami Heat will play the Indiana Pacers tonight in the final game of this best of seven Eastern Conference Finals series. Tip off is scheduled for 8:30 (EST) and the game will be televised on TNT.
Unlike the Western Conference...
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Pacers forward, David West, played in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Heat Saturday with a 103-degree fever.
Indiana Pacers forward David West played Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals with a 103-degree fever, a league source told Yahoo! Sports on Saturday.
The Pacers termed West’s illness as an upper...
Roy Hibbert issued a statement through the Indiana Pacers to publicly apologize for using profanity and the slang term “no homo” during his Game 6 postgame press conference.
According to the Indiana Pacers:
I am apologizing for insensitive remarks made during the postgame press conference after our victory over Miami Saturday night. They were disrespectful and offensive and not...
The NBA has fined Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert $75,000 after he cursed at the sports media and used a gay slur at a post-game press conference.
The Indiana Pacers put a whoopin’ on LeBron, “Wade’s Flop Tarts”, The Boshtrich, and the Miami Cavaliers Heat in Game 6 of the 2013 NBA Playoffs as they closed out a dominant 91-77 win in Indianapolis. It was a good showing by the Pacers team as Roy Hibbert and Paul George had strong performances and David West played strong despite suffering through an upper respiratory...
David West is heading into free agency with a ton of momentum after having an excellent post season and helping the Pacers get to the Eastern Conference Finals.
West will have a long line of potential suitors, buck if you listen to him speak, he doesn’t appear interested. During the post game press conference last night, West was asked about potentially leaving the Pacers, and...
After butting heads throughout the Eastern Conference finals, LeBron James gave Lance Stephenson some words of encouragement following the Heat’s Game 7 win over the Pacers Monday night.
According to the Indy Star:
“He said I played hard this season and he’s happy with my progress,” Stephenson said. “He said I helped changed the Pacers organization, made us stronger and...
LeBron James could be assessed his second flopping fine of the postseason/series for his flop during the third quarter of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Pacers. Paul George made contact with LeBron James as he moved through a Roy Hibbert screen and toward David West. motioning for the ball. James flailed and hit the deck acting as if he got took a hard shot...
The slang phrase “no homo” received significant attention this weekend after Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert used it during a postgame news conference on Saturday following Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals. He was fined $75,000 by the NBA for using the phrase and cursing at the media. I imagine the bulk of the [...]
As I predicted, Pacers/Heat has gone the distance to a seventh game. The series has basically played out exactly as I predicted. People doubted the Pacers ability to compete in this series because the Pacers hardly get any national attention. A simple look at the matchups made it quite clear that Pacers size would cause a small team such as Miami tons of problems. The Heat have...
Ever since the Heat came together on a stage in July 2010 with the pyrotechnics and bravado of a team that was pre-ordained to do great things, intense scrutiny has focused upon them. Every mistake, hiccup, shoulder bump, missed shot, injury, misspoken word, tweet, gesture and breath has been dissected and examined to an unreal and unfathomable level.
The Pacers seemed to expose...