Indiana Pacers http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/31244/all en NBA: Evans to defend dunk title http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/nba-evans-defend-dunk-title <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Utah Jazz forward Jeremy Evans will go for back-to-back wins by throwing his name into the hat for the 2013 slam dunk event during the annual NBA all-star game February 16 in Houston.</p> <p>Joining the 2012 champ Evans in the dunk competition will be Eric Bledsoe of the Los Angeles Clippers, Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets, Gerald Green of the Indiana Pacers, Terrence Ross of the Toronto Raptors and James White of the New York Knicks.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/nba-evans-defend-dunk-title" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association AFP Fri, 08 Feb 2013 04:47:02 +0000 5749625 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2 PM EST on Wednesday, Feb. 20 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/reuters-us-sports-schedule-at-2-pm-est-wednesday-feb-20 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb. 20 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2 PM ET on Wednesday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>The duty editor is Steve Ginsburg, 202-898-8427</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>National Football League</p> <p>Ten to watch in Indy</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/reuters-us-sports-schedule-at-2-pm-est-wednesday-feb-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Indiana Pacers National Football League Sports in the United States Thomson Reuters Wed, 20 Feb 2013 19:15:49 +0000 5761388 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Balanced attack lifts Pacers past Warriors http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130226/nba-balanced-attack-lifts-pacers-past-warriors <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Indiana Pacers won their fifth-consecutive game Tuesday by beating the Golden State Warriors 108-97 behind a 28-point effort by David West.</p> <p>Paul George finished with 21 points and 11 boards and George Hill had 23 points and six assists for the Pacers, who halted Golden State's modest win streak at three National Basketball Association games.</p> <p>Roy Hibbert finished with 13 points, nine rebounds and five blocks for the Pacers, who have won 10 of their last 12 games and have posted five-straight wins in a row twice this month.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130226/nba-balanced-attack-lifts-pacers-past-warriors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American Basketball Association Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association AFP Wed, 27 Feb 2013 04:00:41 +0000 5768018 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Balanced attack lifts Pacers past Warriors http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130227/nba-balanced-attack-lifts-pacers-past-warriors <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Indiana Pacers won their fifth-consecutive game Tuesday by beating the Golden State Warriors 108-97 behind a 28-point effort by David West.</p> <p>Paul George finished with 21 points and 11 boards and George Hill had 23 points and six assists for the Pacers, who halted Golden State's modest win streak at three National Basketball Association games.</p> <p>Roy Hibbert finished with 13 points, nine rebounds and five blocks for the Pacers, who have won 10 of their last 12 games and have posted five straight wins in a row twice this month.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130227/nba-balanced-attack-lifts-pacers-past-warriors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American Basketball Association Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association AFP Wed, 27 Feb 2013 05:15:34 +0000 5768055 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Hibbert, Lee suspended one game each for altercation http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130227/nba-hibbert-lee-suspended-one-game-each-altercation <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 27 (Reuters) - Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert and Golden State Warriors forward David Lee were suspended one game by the NBA on Wednesday for an altercation that spilled into the stands.</p> <p>The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced the bans in a statement one day after the pair got into a shoving match late in the fourth quarter, triggering a fight that involved several members of both teams.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130227/nba-hibbert-lee-suspended-one-game-each-altercation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indiana Pacers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Wed, 27 Feb 2013 23:45:22 +0000 5769096 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Highlights of Thursday's National Basketball Association games http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130228/nba-highlights-thursdays-national-basketball-association-games <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 28 (The Sports Xchange) - Los Angeles Clippers 99, Indiana Pacers 91</p> <p>The Los Angeles Clippers went from looking like they were on their way to an easy victory midway through the fourth quarter to having to hold off the Indiana Pacers down the stretch.</p> <p>The Clippers' 17-point lead was trimmed to four in their 99-91 victory at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Thursday.</p> <p>All-Star guard Chris Paul led the way with 29 points and eight assists for Los Angeles, which has won seven of its last eight games.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130228/nba-highlights-thursdays-national-basketball-association-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Mar 2013 04:45:29 +0000 5770483 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Rockets and pacers to play in Philippines: report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130304/nba-rockets-and-pacers-play-philippines-report <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Asian-American NBA star Jeremy Lin and the Houston Rockets will face the Indiana Pacers in a pre-season game next October in the Philippines, according to a report there on Monday.</p> <p>Neither club nor the NBA has commented on the report, but NBA Philippines Facebook and Twitter accounts have posted messages with the league logo and the phrase "Big Things Are Coming" with an announcement date on Tuesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130304/nba-rockets-and-pacers-play-philippines-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Houston Rockets Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association National Basketball Association Technology AFP Mon, 04 Mar 2013 21:45:47 +0000 5773272 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Indiana's Granger to give knee a rest for a week http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130306/nba-indianas-granger-give-knee-rest-week <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 6 (Reuters) - The Indiana Pacers had mixed news on forward Danny Granger on Wednesday, saying the latest examination showed no new damage to his sore left knee but that he would be sidelined at least a week.</p> <p>The 29-year-old Granger, who missed Indiana's first 55 games with the injury, will rest and receive continued treatment before being re-evaluated, the National Basketball Association (NBA) team said.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130306/nba-indianas-granger-give-knee-rest-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American Basketball Association Danny Granger Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Wed, 06 Mar 2013 20:30:17 +0000 5775415 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Granger to miss another week with sore knee http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130306/nba-granger-miss-another-week-sore-knee <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Indiana Pacers forward Danny Granger will miss the next week of the NBA season even though an MRI exam showed no new damage to his left knee, the team announced on Wednesday.</p> <p>Granger missed the first 55 games of the season for the Pacers because of patellar tendinitis in his knee before making his debut last month and playing in Indiana's past five games.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130306/nba-granger-miss-another-week-sore-knee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American Basketball Association Danny Granger Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association AFP Wed, 06 Mar 2013 23:30:52 +0000 5775544 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Highlights of Wednesday's National Basketball Association games http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/nba-highlights-wednesdays-national-basketball-association-games <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 6 (The Sports Xchange) - Heat 97, Magic 96</p> <p>LeBron James was the hero again, scoring a lefty layup with 3.2 seconds left to lead the Miami Heat to a franchise-record 16th consecutive win, beating the Orlando Magic 97-96 on Wednesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena.</p> <p>The Heat led by 20 points in the third quarter before the Magic rallied. Orlando led 96-93 with 1:16 left before Miami came back, as it has so many times this season.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/nba-highlights-wednesdays-national-basketball-association-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indiana Pacers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Thu, 07 Mar 2013 06:31:32 +0000 5775762 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Highlights of Friday's National Basketball Association games http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130309/nba-highlights-fridays-national-basketball-association-games <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 8 (The Sports Xchange) - Heat 102, 76ers 93</p> <p>Miami extended its winning streak to 17 games with a 102-93 victory over Philadelphia on Friday night to become the first team to book a spot in the playoffs.</p> <p>The victory tied the Clippers' 17-game win streak from Nov. 28-Dec. 30, 2012, as the longest winning streak in the NBA this season.</p> <p>Down by one point early in the fourth quarter, the Heat scored 10 straight points to take control. LeBron James led all scorers with 25 points for the (46-14).</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130309/nba-highlights-fridays-national-basketball-association-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chicago Bulls Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Sat, 09 Mar 2013 05:00:58 +0000 5777852 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Fierce final quarter lifts 76ers over Indiana http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130316/nba-fierce-final-quarter-lifts-76ers-over-indiana <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jrue Holiday scored 27 points and added 12 assists while center Spencer Hawes had a rare starring role as the Philadelphia 76ers beat Indiana 98-91 in an NBA game on Saturday.</p> <p>The 76ers began the fourth quarter with a 19-4 run and never trailed again in improving to 25-40, still last in the Atlantic division, while the Central division-leading Pacers fell to 40-26 with their third loss in four games.</p> <p>Hawes, a sixth-year NBA center, scored 18 points and added eight assists as well as contributing career highs of 16 rebounds and seven blocked shots.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130316/nba-fierce-final-quarter-lifts-76ers-over-indiana" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Comcast Corporation Human Interest Indiana Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association AFP Sun, 17 Mar 2013 02:45:34 +0000 5785732 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Knicks secure No. 2 seed in East http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130414/nba-knicks-secure-no-2-seed-east <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The New York Knicks locked up their playoff seeding by clinching the number two spot in the Eastern Conference with a 90-80 win Sunday over the Indiana Pacers.</p> <p>New York, who never trailed after the seven-minute mark of the first quarter, earned their seeding despite playing without Tyson Chandler, Kenyon Martin and Marcus Camby.</p> <p>They assured themselves home-court advantage through the Eastern Conference semi-finals and a first-round meeting with the Boston Celtics.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130414/nba-knicks-secure-no-2-seed-east" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indiana Pacers National Basketball Association New York Knicks AFP Mon, 15 Apr 2013 03:30:56 +0000 5815669 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: George's triple-double lifts Pacers over Hawks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-georges-triple-double-lifts-pacers-over-hawks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Indiana Pacers, buoyed by a triple-double from Paul George, seized the advantage Sunday in their NBA Eastern conference playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks with a 107-90 win.</p> <p>George posted 23 points, 12 assists and 11 rebounds to lead Pacers to their first game-one win in a playoff series since 2006.</p> <p>Indiana's four other starters also scored in double figures, with George Hill contributing 18 points and Roy Hibbert 16. David West and Lance Stephenson added 13 points each for the Pacers.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-georges-triple-double-lifts-pacers-over-hawks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indiana Pacers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association AFP Sun, 21 Apr 2013 22:47:20 +0000 5821851 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: George's triple-double lifts Pacers over Hawks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-georges-triple-double-lifts-pacers-over-hawks-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LeBron "King" James and the reigning NBA champion Miami Heat opened their playoff campaign in regal style Sunday with a wire-to-wire 110-87 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks.</p> <p>James fell two assists shy of a triple-double, scoring 27 points and grabbing 10 rebounds with eight assists as the Heat drew first blood in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference first-round series.</p> <p>Ray Allen scored 20 points, Dwyane Wade added 16 and Chris Bosh chipped in 15 for the Heat, who carried their strong form of the second half of the regular season seamlessly into the playoffs.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-georges-triple-double-lifts-pacers-over-hawks-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indiana Pacers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association AFP Mon, 22 Apr 2013 02:30:49 +0000 5821969 at http://www.globalpost.com