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Paul George Got His Inspiration From Kobe Bryant, Tracy McGrady, Penny Hardaway and His Sister

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Paul George has always had the tools. He was the 10th overall pick in the NBA draft for a reason. This year he has put it all together. His immense potential has turned into production (17.4 points per game, 7.4 rebounds per game and 4.1 assists). It took a lot ...

David West Says the Pacers Have Already Accomplished One of Their Goals This Season

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

The Eastern Conference belongs to the Miami Heat. It's hard to envision any team beating them four times in a seven-game series. The two teams that will have the most say are the New York Knicks and the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers have already accomplished one of their main goals ...

Paul George Took Motivation From Kobe Bryant, Turned Into an All-Star

Monday, March 18th, 2013

In his first two seasons with the Indiana Pacers, Paul George showed a lot of promise but he also showed maddening inconsistency. The talent was there but something was missing. George averaged just 7.8 points per game in his rookie season while struggling to find his fit. In his second ...

Roy Hibbert: Our Goal is to Win the Division and Get Home-Court Advantage in the Playoffs

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Roy Hibbert has picked up his offensive game since signing his max deal. The Pacers center is averaging 14.5 points on 57 percent shooting in the past six games heading into Wednesday night's action. Hibbert is gaining confidence on the offensive end to complement his strong defensive game. He also discusses the ...

Gerald Green Talks About Having to Wear Ankle Weights While Trying to Dunk as a Teenager in Houston

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Gerald Green is back in the NBA slam dunk competition, looking to recapture his glory from the NBA All-Star Game in Las Vegas back in 2007. He was with the Celtics then, but now he's representing the Indiana Pacers as he returns to his hometown of Houston for a run ...

David West Still Believes the Indiana Pacers Can Make a Legit, Late Run

Friday, December 14th, 2012

It appeared that the Indiana Pacers could be in store for a pretty solid season, but they're off to just a .500 start at 11-11 and if the season ended today, they'd be on the outside of the playoffs looking in. Never fear, says power forward David West. The team ...

Frank Vogel Says the Pacers Are Going to Be Cautious and Smart With Danny Granger

Monday, October 1st, 2012

The Indians Pacers look like they are going in the right direction. They finally won a playoff series last year and at least put a scare into the Miami Heat before heading home for the summer. After their playoff performance, the Pacers went about things quietly this offseason. Although the ...

Metta World Peace is Now Friends With the Guy Who Threw the Drink at Him in Detroit

Friday, July 20th, 2012

There are some things in life you just have to hear for your own to believe. The following interview is one of those things. More than seven years after the Malice at the Palace -- the brawl between the Detroit Pistons and Indiana Pacers -- Metta World Peace is now ...

Frank Vogel Talks Roy Hibbert Re-Signing, His Impressions of Summer League Action

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

With the signings of big players up in the air for the Pacers this offseason, Indiana fans can rest easy knowing that Roy Hibbert and George Hill are on board for the foreseeable future. Pacers' Head Coach Frank Vogel joined 1070 The Fan in Indy to discuss Roy Hibbert's signing, ...

Donnie Walsh Doesn’t Care If He’s Simply Keeping Larry Bird’s Seat Warm

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Larry Bird stepped down as the head of Indiana Pacers on Wednesday, setting up the return of Donnie Walsh to the front office in Indy. Walsh spent 20 years as the franchise's president before leaving for the New York Knicks in 2008. Now Walsh will be the president of basketball ...