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Bob Kravitz: Pacers need to re-sign David West, strengthen benchindystar.com Updated Jun 4, 2013Priority 1 for the Indiana Pacers this offseason: Re-sign free agent David West.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Updated Jun 4, 2013Dwyane Wade picked a pretty great time to remember how to play basketball, didn’t he? After what seemed like weeks of asking, “What’s up with Wade?” he blew up in Game 7 against the Pacers. He looked like a completely different guy; suddenly his eUpvote Share TweetWith every season that ends, for the playoff teams at least, we felt it right to take a look ahead. TNT already has the rights to "Gone Fishin'," and because we're sure that someone, somewhere, still likes that Wyclef song, we're going with &q…Upvote Share TweetThe Heat were pushed to the brink in the Eastern finals while the Spurs rested following a tidy sweep. Will it make a difference come Finals time? Rob Mahoney previews the series.Upvote Share Tweet
Calling Skip an idiot, calling Chuck a buttface, ‘Kazaam’ jokes + chair gags: Bye, ‘Inside the NBA’The 2013 NBA Finals will air on ABC, which means the Miami Heat's Game 7 win over the Indiana Pacers was the final game that TNT will broadcast in this 2012-13 NBA season. That means we had to say farewell to the "Inside the NBA" crew - Ernie Johnson, CUpvote Share TweetHeading into Monday's Game 7, I wondered whether Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra would continue a trend he started in Games 5 by taking minutes away from forward Shane Battier, who'd been struggled mightily with his outside shot against the Indiana Pace…Upvote Share Tweet
Justin Bieber looked fashionable, very engaged at Heat-Pacers Game 7Hey there, Justin Bieber. Glad to see you could make it to courtside for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers on Monday. I'd seen your tweet asking the Beliebers who they thought would win, but I wasn't sure …Upvote Share Tweet
Bob Kravitz: Thrilling playoff run ends with thud for Pacers, a team on riseindystar.com Updated Jun 4, 2013This is disappointing, deeply disappointing, but take a step back, a deep, cleansing breath, and recognize it for what it was: A heck of a ride. That ended this way: Thud.Upvote Share TweetIndiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert had a difficult Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Miami Heat. Despite putting up a respectable line of 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting and eight rebounds, he failed to make a huge impact on the game and …Upvote Share Tweet
About Last Night: Miami's Vice Squeezes Out Pacersgrantland.com Updated Jun 4, 2013In case you were out protesting your local movie theater for continuing to show After Earth, here's what you missed in sports on Monday: The Miami H...Upvote Share Tweet
Chicago Hot Button: Best in the NBA Central Division?Jun 4The Chicago Hot Button question of the week: Which team will be the best in the Central division next season, the Pacers or the Bulls? Chris Mullins and Anthony Davis make the debate.
Brian Shaw serious target for Brooklyn Nets job -- sourcesJun 4Indiana Pacers assistant coach Brian Shaw is a serious target for the Brooklyn Nets, NBA coaching sources tell ESPN.com's Marc Stein and ESPN The Magazine's Chris Broussard.
Ian Thomsen: LeBron guides Heat back to Finals by igniting teammatesJun 4MIAMI -- It wasn't for nothing that disaster was being forecast for the Heat on the eve of their third straight booking to the NBA Finals. For six back-and-forth games the Pacers had bullied them on the boards and made them feel small while stifling the…