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Bynum tearing it up so far!

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Andrew Bynum has been the Pacers' equivalent of the Hulk two games in -- terrifyingly devastating in small dosages!

Pacers v. 76ers tonight:

Philadelphia 76ers (15-51) at Indiana Pacers (49-17)   Location: Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN Tip: 7:00 p.m. EDT TV: Check local listings Line: IND -19.5   Much is on the line tonight when the Indiana Pacers play host to the Philadelphia 76ers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in a 7:00 p.m. E...

Paul George earns his second Crown Royal PoW Award!

For the second time in three opportunities, Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George earns our Crown Royal Player of the Week Award. Crown Royal urges players, fans and followers alike to “Reign On” during extraordinary moments, which is exactly what George did last week. Made for royalty, Crown Royal of...

Biggest win of the season for the Indiana Pacers…/indiana-pacers-get-biggest-w…/

Indiana Pacers (49-17) 112 Detroit Pistons (25-41) 104 It took overtime. It took some tired legs. It took coming back from 25 points down, the second biggest comeback of the season in the league. It took a strong effort from everyone who ended up playing for the Indiana Pacers to put together t...

A few players absent tonight in Detroit:

The Indiana Pacers played without a couple of key reserves Friday night against the Philadelphia 76ers, and will have to do more of the same tonight against the Detroit Pistons. On Friday, backup point guard C.J. Watson returned from an injury to his right elbow in the first half. However, he suffer...

Pacers at Pistons tonight:

Indiana Pacers (48-17) at Detroit Pistons (25-40)   Location: The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, MI Tip: 7:30 p.m. EDT TV: Check local listings Line: IND -5.0   Coming off a feel-good win Friday night in Philadelphia, the Indiana Pacers travel to Auburn Hills, Michigan to take on the Detroit…

Looking ahead to the Indiana Pacers and this weekend.…/indiana-pacers-weekend-look-…/

The Indiana Pacers continue to work out of the funk that’s been over them the past month with two winnable games this weekend. Tonight, they will face off against the Philadelphia 76ers who are in a tailspin of 18 straight losses. For the Pacers, they need to put the pressure on the 76ers and make...

Pacers injury statuses:

This time of year can start to bring out the nagging injuries across the NBA. Such is the case for the Indiana Pacers, who are dealing with a couple minor injuries to some guys on the second unit. First and foremost is backup point guard C.J. Watson, who has missed the past few games with […]

Will Rettig likes what he sees from Bynum in Pacers debut:…/andrew-bynum-impresses-pacer…/

With a little over four minutes remaining, reserve center Andrew Bynum checked into the game for the Indiana Pacers, making his debut in the blue and gold. It was the usual time that head coach Frank Vogel gives starter Roy Hibbert a break, and inserts Ian Mahinmi. However, with Mahinmi out and Bynu...

At least the game was competitive for the Pacers in tonight's loss. But now that's four straight. You have to wonder where the mindset will be if the Pacers fail to capture that top spot in the Eastern Conference.

Took a little break from writing, but here's my return. It's not a pretty return either.…/indiana-pacers-need-concerned/

It’s been a bit since I’ve posted around here because I’ve been trying to collect the thoughts on this slump of the Indiana Pacers. To me, it’s much more than the past three games, and these last two games have just been the evidence of what’s been going on. You can look at the stats […]

The Pacers pick up the win last night with some great efforts from Paul George, Lance Stephenson and David West.…/indiana-pacers-take-milwauke…/

Indiana Pacers (42-13) 110 Milwaukee Bucks (10-45) 100 Not the dominant performance I thought it would be, even though the Indiana Pacers did build up a big 22 point lead. The Milwaukee Bucks, to their credit, fought hard to make it close and even as close as three points. Brandon Knight did al...

I expect a dominant effort out of the Pacers tonight. What do you expect?…/indiana-pacers-head-milwaukee/

If there was ever a time the team just needed to leave town, now is that time. With all the talk about Danny Granger being traded and what to expect from Evan Turner and Lavoy Allen, now the time is for the play to get back. It’s been a crazy filled 48 hours for the […]

The final take on the trade of Danny Granger. This picture just says it all.

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