Pacers dominate Game 4, series tied 2-2

Paul George skies for a rebound against the Raptors. 
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By TYLER SMITH (@TylerSmith_ISL) ISL Editor INDIANAPOLIS –  Paul George said the Pacers needed to play mad after dropping Game 3 on their home court.  The team responded, dominating the Raptors from start to finish, winning by a final score of 100-83 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.  With the win, the Pacers have tied the best-of-seven […]

Pacers-Raptors Preview

Paul George will look to lead the Pacers against Toronto in the first round.
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By TYLER SMITH (@TylerSmith_ISL) ISL Editor  After finishing the regular season with a record of 45-37, the No.7-seed Indiana Pacers will face the No.2-seed Toronto Raptors in the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs.  Game One will take place Saturday afternoon in Toronto.  Here is our series breakdown and preview: Season Series-  Toronto won […]

Pacers shoot their way to third straight win

Paul George scored 29 points in the Pacers win over Cleveland.
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By TYLER SMITH (@TylerSmith_ISL) ISL Editor INDIANAPOLIS –  With or without LeBron James in uniform, the Pacers needed to play well against Cleveland on Wednesday night.  After connecting on 16 3-pointers on the night, it’s safe to say they did just that.  They shot well in every quarter, on way to a 123-109 victory at […]

Pacers drop to 8th-seed after another close loss

Paul George scored 20 points in the Pacers loss to Chicago on Tuesday.
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By TYLER SMITH  (@TylerSmith_ISL) ISL Editor  INDIANAPOLIS –  Close losses have been the story for the Indiana Pacers this season.  Jimmy Butler has been a main contributor in three of them.  Butler scored the game-winning shot with 3.7 seconds left, as the Chicago Bulls snapped a four-game losing streak and defeated the Pacers 98-96 at […]

Myles Turner has career night on 20th birthday

Myles Turner had 24 points and 16 rebounds on his 20th birthday.
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By TYLER SMITH ISL Editor  INDIANAPOLIS — The way he’s played this season, it’s hard to believe Myles Turner is just now turning 20 years old. On Thursday night, the birthday boy put on a show.  Turner scored 24 points and grabbed a career-high 16 rebounds in the Pacers 92-84 win over the New Orleans […]

Pacers fall to 1-7 in Overtime games

Paul George scored 18 points in the loss to Toronto. (Photo by Pacers Sports and Entertainment)

By TYLER SMITH ISL Editor INDIANAPOLIS — If you don’t count overtime games, the Pacers would have a record of 35-25. That winning percentage would be good enough for the 3-seed in the Eastern Conference. Unfortunately for them, the overtime games count.  The Pacers fell to the Toronto Raptors Thursday night by a final score […]

Hibbert sits, Kobe explodes, Pacers win

Paul George scored 21 points in the win over the Lakers on Monday night.
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By TYLER SMITH ISL Editor INDIANAPOLIS –  Outside of the Golden State Warriors coming to Indianapolis, Monday night’s game against the Lakers had the most anticipation of the season.  Longtime former Pacer Roy Hibbert was set to make his return, and Kobe Bryant was making the final appearance of his career to Bankers Life Fieldhouse.  […]

Smith: Myles Turner looks like a star in the making

Myles Turner is looking like a future star in the NBA.
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BY TYLER SMITH ISL Editor INDIANAPOLIS — Right before this year’s NBA Draft, Pacers General Manager Kevin Pritchard talked about the importance of getting the right player: “You try to get the best player you can because in a small market, it’s your only chance to get special.”  It might be early in his career, […]

How good are the Pacers, really?

Paul George scored 21 straight points in the 4th quarter in a win over Detroit. 
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By TYLER SMITH ISL Editor INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Pacers were a difficult team to predict heading into the 2015-2016 season. And with two months of the season under their belts, they might still be. After an 0-3 start, the Pacers got hot in the month of November, putting together an impressive 11-2 record in […]

Pacers defeat Atlanta, remain perfect at home against the East

Solomon Hill scored 10 points in the Pacers victory over Atlanta. 
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By TYLER SMITH ISL Editor  INDIANAPOLIS — When Paul George and George Hill combine for 17 points on 6-for-23 shooting, you’d think the Pacers would be in for a long night against a good team like the Hawks.  Instead, Monta Ellis and the Pacers bench led the Pacers to an impressive victory over Atlanta, 93-87 […]