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Watch Andrew Wiggins, ‘Wolves Rookies Sing Happy Birthday To Ri…

Watch Andrew Wiggins, ‘Wolves Rookies Sing Happy Birthday To Ricky Rubio

dimemag.com Updated 12 hours ago
Now this is the type of rookie hazing we can definitely get behind. After the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Indiana Pacers last night, the team’s rookies beautifully serenaded Ricky Rubio in celebration of his 24th birthday. S/o to the rookies for sin…
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  • Paul George Recovering Quickly, Already Swishing Jumpers

    Paul George Recovering Quickly, Already Swishing Jumpers

    After Paul George horrifically broke his leg on August 1st, all reports said that he was expected to miss the entirety of the upcoming season. Since that timeframe put George out for at least nine months, it was surprisingly to see him walking at the Pa…
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  • Nearing paternity suit settlement, Paul George meets 5-month-ol…

    Nearing paternity suit settlement, Paul George meets 5-month-old daughter for first time (Photo)

    yahoo.com Oct 17 (6 days ago)
    One month after he was chastised by the Manhattan judge presiding over his ongoing paternity suit and called a "deadbeat dad" by a New York tabloid, Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George is reportedly close to a settlement in that suit that will…
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  • Pacers give coach Frank Vogel multi-year contract extension, ch…

    Pacers give coach Frank Vogel multi-year contract extension, chance to rebuild what's been broken

    The Indiana Pacers imploded during the second half of the 2013-14 season, disintegrating from an East-leading, defensively dominant wrecking crew into a barely-breathing paper tiger that lost home-court advantage in all three of its playoff series befor…
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  • Pacers rookie Damjan Rudez is so fancy, and here is undeniable …

    Pacers rookie Damjan Rudez is so fancy, and here is undeniable proof (Video)

    yahoo.com Oct 6
    As of Sunday night, all I knew about Damjan Rudez is that he was a big dude who made a name for himself as a sweet-shooting forward in Europe over the past several years, and whom the Indiana Pacers signed this summer to hopefully help add some floor-sp…
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  • Ranking The Top 20 Point Guards In The NBA

    Ranking The Top 20 Point Guards In The NBA

    dimemag.com Oct 2
    To survive in today’s NBA, you need a good point guard. You just do. Of the teams that finished last season with the eight best records, six of them either had an All-Star point guard or LeBron James. The other two teams were the Indiana Pacers (who, wi…
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  • BDL's 2014-15 NBA Season Previews: Indiana Pacers

    BDL's 2014-15 NBA Season Previews: Indiana Pacers

    yahoo.com Oct 1
    Looking back on a season that began with nine straight wins, a 25-5 record by New Year's Day and a 40-12 mark in mid-February, Paul George offered a brief assessment of the 2013-14 Indiana Pacers: "We peaked too early." With a new campaign app…
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  • BDL's 2014-15 NBA Season Previews: Indiana Pacers

    BDL's 2014-15 NBA Season Previews: Indiana Pacers

    Looking back on a season that began with nine straight wins, a 25-5 record by New Year's Day and a 40-12 mark in mid-February, Paul George offered a brief assessment of the 2013-14 Indiana Pacers: "We peaked too early." With a new campaign app…
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  • Paul George Says “It’s Very Possible” That He Could Play In 201…

    Paul George Says “It’s Very Possible” That He Could Play In 2014-2015

    dimemag.com Oct 1
    We were pleasantly surprised when injured Indiana Pacers superstar Paul George showed up to media day earlier this week without crutches or even a sizable limp in his gait. Despite such incredible progress since his horrific August injury, though, we di…
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  • Roy Hibbert Texts Tim Duncan To Learn About Spurs’ Ball Movemen…

    Roy Hibbert Texts Tim Duncan To Learn About Spurs’ Ball Movement

    dimemag.com Oct 1
    Perhaps you didn’t know, but last summer Roy Hibbert traveled down to San Antonio to train with Tim Duncan. Last year his offseason exodus was the first glimpse we got of Hibbert’s new Hulk physique. Now comes word Hibbert also texts the San Antonio cen…
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  • Alert issued for ex-Pacer Miller's missing niece

    Alert issued for ex-Pacer Miller's missing niece

    ESPN.com Sep 30
    A "missing child alert" was issued Monday by former Pacers star Reggie Miller and others for the TNT analyst's niece, who sparked a police search after she went missing from her home, the Orange County Sheriff's Department said.
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  • Roy Hibbert watched 'ninja movies' with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar dur…

    Roy Hibbert watched 'ninja movies' with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar during their instruction sessions

    yahoo.com Sep 29
    It is no secret that Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert had a trying end to the 2013-14 NBA season. After earning All-Star honors and emerging as a Defensive Player of the Year favorite over the first few months, Hibbert sputtered after the break and int…
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  • Roy Hibbert watched 'ninja movies' with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar dur…

    Roy Hibbert watched 'ninja movies' with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar during their instruction sessions

    yahoo.com Sep 29
    It is no secret that Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert had a trying end to the 2013-14 NBA season. After earning All-Star honors and emerging Defensive Player of the Year favorite over the first few months, Hibbert sputtered after the break and into the…
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  • Paul George Is Walking Without Crutches Or A Limp At Indiana Pa…

    Paul George Is Walking Without Crutches Or A Limp At Indiana Pacers Media Day

    dimemag.com Sep 29
    It was less than two months ago that Indiana Pacers superstar Paul George suffered a horrific leg injury on national television while playing in the USA Basketball Showcase. It speaks volumes of the injury’s gruesome nature that the immediate reaction o…
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  • Danny Granger Says LeBron Leaving Heat “Isn’t A Terrible Thing …

    Danny Granger Says LeBron Leaving Heat “Isn’t A Terrible Thing For Me”

    dimemag.com Sep 28
    Less than three years ago, Danny Granger was the face of an up-and-coming Indiana Pacers squad that seemed poised to challenge LeBron James and the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference for many years to come. But injuries halted Granger’s influence on t…
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  • Pacers' George making progress in rehab

    Pacers' George making progress in rehab

    nba.com ESPN.com Sep 25
    Doctors have instructed Paul George to start putting weight on his broken right leg and have cleared him to do upper body weightlifting.
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  • Judge's claims about Paul George only the latest in unfortunate…

    Judge's claims about Paul George only the latest in unfortunate offseason

    yahoo.com Sep 24
    Paul George spent months marketing himself as PG-13 leading up to his jersey number switch from 24 to the world's unluckiest number last month, but the Indiana Pacers star is reportedly proving worthy of the MPAA's "parents strongly cautioned"…
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  • George Posts Photo Of Pacers At Hibbert’s Wedding With Hilariou…

    George Posts Photo Of Pacers At Hibbert’s Wedding With Hilarious Caption

    dimemag.com Sep 21
    This hasn’t exactly been an offseason to remember for the Indiana Pacers. They saw former team leader Danny Granger sign with an archrival, key young playmaker Lance Stephenson depart in free agency, and superstar Paul George suffer a devastating injury…
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  • Dime Q&A: C.J. Watson Talks Paul George, Pacers, And His Ne…

    Dime Q&A: C.J. Watson Talks Paul George, Pacers, And His New Role This Season

    dimemag.com Sep 20
    The Indiana Pacers’ prospects for the 2014-2015 season took a drastic turn in early August when superstar wing Paul George was lost for the year due to a broken leg. Combining George’s absence with the free agency departure of Lance Stephenson leaves th…
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  • Video - Paul George Shoots Around After Practice 00:55

    Paul George Shoots Around After Practice

    Oct 20
    Less than three months removed from breaking his right leg, Pacers forward Paul George shoot the ball around after a team practice.
  • Video - LeBron Carries Cavs Over Pacers 01:06

    LeBron Carries Cavs Over Pacers

    Oct 15
    LeBron James scored 26 points in 24 minutes in the Cavaliers' 98-93 win over the Pacers.
  • Video - Wolves Fall To Pacers 01:17

    Wolves Fall To Pacers

    Oct 7
    Andrew Wiggins scored a game-high 18 points in the Wolves' 103-90 loss to the Pacers.
  • Video - ESPN The Magazine's Ultimate Standings 07:09

    ESPN The Magazine's Ultimate Standings

    Sep 18
    ESPN The Magazine's Peter Keating breaks down the 2014 Ultimate Team Standings.

Sports Columnists

  • Nikola Vucevic, Orlando Magic agree to 4-year, $53 million extension

    Oct 21
    The Orlando Magic reached terms on a contract extension Tuesday with center Nikola Vucevic, according to team sources.
  • NBA: This Memphis Grizzlies team will not quit

    Oct 21
    The Grizzlies have made four straight postseasons. This could be the first one where they scratch and claw their way to June, writes J.A. Adande
  • Washington Wizards to add veteran guard John Lucas III

    Oct 21
    The Washington Wizards, looking for a trusted veteran to add to their guard depth, are on the verge of signing John Lucas III, NBA front-office sources told ESPN.com on Tuesday.
  • Windhorst: Cavs, Bulls look like East rivals

    Oct 20
    In a preseason clash of the Cavaliers and the Bulls, two things became clear: The Cavs are primed to be a fearsome offensive juggernaut, and Derrick Rose really and finally looks like he's back, writes Brian Windhorst.