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Ilyasova scores 34 as Bucks hold off Pacers

Ilyasova scores 34 as Bucks hold off Pacers

ESPN.com Updated 7 hours ago
Ersan Ilyasova had a career-high 34 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks held off the Indiana Pacers 111-107 on Thursday night.
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  • Report: Colts will wait on new deal for Pagano

    Report: Colts will wait on new deal for Pagano

    The Indianapolis Colts and coach Chuck Pagano will not reach a deal on a contract extension before the season, according to a media report.
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  • NFC West coaches: Frank Gore will be productive in Indianapolis

    NFC West coaches: Frank Gore will be productive in Indianapolis

    ESPN.com 22 hours ago
    INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Colts have been looking to team quarterback Andrew Luck with a running back who would help ease some of his workload for nearly three years now. Vick Ballard hasn’t been able to stay healthy since rushing for 814 yards h…
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  • George Hill's winning lay-up snaps Pacers' 6-game losing streak

    George Hill's winning lay-up snaps Pacers' 6-game losing streak

    yahoo.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    The fight for the final two playoff spots in the Eastern Conference has been one of the tightest races in the NBA this season, with positions changing seemingly every day as several teams attempt to become humongous underdogs to the Atlanta Hawks and Cl…
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  • Wizards' Beal leaves with sprained ankle

    Wizards' Beal leaves with sprained ankle

    ESPN.com nba.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal left the game against the Indiana Pacers late in the first quarter Wednesday night with a right ankle sprain.
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  • Rule change on ineligible receivers helps the Colts

    Rule change on ineligible receivers helps the Colts

    ESPN.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    PHOENIX -- The challenge to beat the New England Patriots might have just gotten a little easier for the Indianapolis Colts, who have lost four straight to them in the Andrew Luck era. I know that’s wishful thinking, but NFL teams did vote on how teams …
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  • Colts GM Ryan Grigson explains rationale behind 9-point proposa…

    Colts GM Ryan Grigson explains rationale behind 9-point proposal

    ESPN.com Mar 24 (2 days ago)
    PHOENIX -- The proposal by the Indianapolis Colts for a bonus kick after 2-point conversion was withdrawn Tuesday. And even though the proposal was withdrawn, which isn’t surprising because the Colts didn't expect it to reach the point to get voted on, …
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  • Chuck Pagano on Colts' run defense: 'It’s our Achilles heel'

    Chuck Pagano on Colts' run defense: 'It’s our Achilles heel'

    ESPN.com Mar 24 (2 days ago)
    PHOENIX -- The scenario has been the same in the past three meetings between the Indianapolis Colts and New England Patriots. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady taking the snap and handing the ball off to one of his running backs. Over and over again, no ma…
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  • Jets sign former Lions offensive tackle Corey Hilliard

    Jets sign former Lions offensive tackle Corey Hilliard

    profootballtalk.com Mar 24 (3 days ago)
    The Jets have done a little free agency business while at the league meetings, adding some depth to their offensive line. The team announced they had signed unrestricted free agent tackle Corey Hilliard from the Lions. The six-year veteran has also spen…
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  • Robert Mathis may not return until November

    Robert Mathis may not return until November

    ESPN.com Mar 24 (3 days ago)
    PHOENIX – You may not see linebacker Robert Mathis on the field for the Indianapolis Colts until late November. That’s the worst-case scenario for Mathis, according to owner Jim Irsay. But no matter how you look at it, Mathis’ return from a torn Achille…
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  • Irsay says Colts won’t extend Luck this year

    Irsay says Colts won’t extend Luck this year

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Mar 24 (3 days ago)
    The Colts got Andrew Luck for a bargain thanks to the rookie salary reductions in the last Collective Bargaining Agreement, and the team is in no hurry to give its franchise quarterback a raise. Colts owner Jim Irsay told the Indianapolis Star that a co…
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  • Kraft: 'No smoking gun' in Deflategate probe

    Kraft: 'No smoking gun' in Deflategate probe

    ESPN.com Mar 23 (3 days ago)
    Patriots owner Robert Kraft declared Monday that "I know that there is no smoking gun" that could prove the Super Bowl champions used under-inflated footballs during the first half of the AFC championship game in January against the Colts.
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  • Colts sign veteran combine participant Deveron Carr

    Colts sign veteran combine participant Deveron Carr

    profootballtalk.com Mar 23 (3 days ago)
    The NFL veteran combine has led to another contract for one of its participants. The Indianapolis Colts announced Monday night they have signed cornerback Deveron Carr following his performance in the combine on Sunday in Arizona. Carr spent his rookie …
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  • Harden scores 44 to lift Rockets past Pacers

    Harden scores 44 to lift Rockets past Pacers

    ESPN.com Mar 23 (3 days ago)
    James Harden scored 19 of his 44 points in the fourth quarter and Josh Smith added 18 to help the Houston Rockets beat Indiana 110-100 on Monday night, handing the Pacers their sixth straight loss.
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  • Jim Tomsula Compares 8-8 Season To Sandwich, Might Just Be Kind…

    Jim Tomsula Compares 8-8 Season To Sandwich, Might Just Be Kinda Hungry

    deadspin.com Mar 23 (4 days ago)
    Frank Gore left the 49ers for the Colts, linebackers Patrick Willis and Chris Borland retired, and another linebacker tore his ACL while working out. New head coach and incredibly quotable man Jim Tomsula is having a rough first offseason so far. In unr…
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  • Larry Bird on Paul George: 'I expect him to play this year'

    Larry Bird on Paul George: 'I expect him to play this year'

    yahoo.com Mar 23 (4 days ago)
    Paul George doesn’t have to act as the tipping point that pushes the Indiana Pacers into the playoffs. He doesn’t have to return as a star, and on the flip side he probably won’t have enough of an impact to derail Indiana’s postseason run. [DraftKings: …
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  • Chuck Pagano was surprised Andre Johnson was available

    Chuck Pagano was surprised Andre Johnson was available

    ESPN.com Mar 23 (4 days ago)
    PHOENIX -- The carousel of available football players doesn't often include those of Hall of Fame caliber. So Colts coach Chuck Pagano didn't anticipate he'd have the opportunity to reunite with Andre Johnson in the NFL. "Yeah, we were surprised, b…
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  • Still no timetable for return for Pacers' George

    Still no timetable for return for Pacers' George

    nba.com ESPN.com Mar 23 (4 days ago)
    Paul George's long-awaited return is still on hold.
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  • Lovie Smith hints the Bucs are open to trading down

    Lovie Smith hints the Bucs are open to trading down

    profootballtalk.com Mar 23 (4 days ago)
    Some years, the team with the top overall pick in the draft is so enamored with a franchise quarterback that it never talks much about the possibility of picking anyone else. When the Colts drafted Andrew Luck, for instance, it was obvious for months in…
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  • Video - No Deal Imminent For Chuck Pagano 03:16

    No Deal Imminent For Chuck Pagano

    Mar 26
    Zak Keefer discusses the report that the Colts and Chuck Pagano will not reach a deal on a contract extension before the season.
  • Video - Future Looks Good For Colts 03:22

    Future Looks Good For Colts

    Mar 25
    NFL Nation reporters discuss what they learned about the AFC South teams during the NFL owners meetings.
  • Video - Colts Hoping To Improve Run Defense 02:31

    Colts Hoping To Improve Run Defense

    Mar 24
    Dan Graziano and Mike Wells discuss what they learned about the Colts during Day 2 of the NFL owners meetings.
  • Video - Wilson, Luck Contract Situations 03:10

    Wilson, Luck Contract Situations

    Mar 23
    Sal Paolantonio, Terry Blount and Mike Wells discuss the contract situations of quarterbacks Russell Wilson and Andrew Luck.

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