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Pacers clutch late, even series against Heat

Pacers clutch late, even series against Heat

ESPN.com yahoo.com Updated May 24, 2013
Roy Hibbert scored 29 points, David West knocked away two passes by LeBron James for huge turnovers in the final minute, and the Indiana Pacers evened the Eastern Conference finals against the Miami Heat in Game 2 on Friday night.
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  • Paul George blows by LeBron James to posterize Birdman, LeBron …

    Paul George blows by LeBron James to posterize Birdman, LeBron answers with buzzer-beater 3

    yahoo.com May 24, 2013
    With just under 14 seconds left in the third quarter of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat, Indiana All-Star Paul George isolated up top against Heat star LeBron James. He then promptly left the reigning MV…
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  • LeBron James fires a ridiculous pass to Mike Miller for a 3 at …

    LeBron James fires a ridiculous pass to Mike Miller for a 3 at the halftime buzzer (Video)

    yahoo.com May 24, 2013
    Miami Heat uber-star LeBron James is widely acknowledged as the best player in the NBA, but merely calling him such doesn't communicate just how amazing he is to watch on a daily basis. In seemingly every game, LeBron does something no other player in t…
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  • Here is LeBron James’ Absurd Pass to Mike Miller for a Buzzer-B…

    Here is LeBron James’ Absurd Pass to Mike Miller for a Buzzer-Beater Three

    dimemag.com May 24, 2013
    So the Pacers basically dominate the first half of Game 2 in Miami and only lead by six points at the half? Not good, Indiana. This play cut it to six at the end of the half. How many other humans on the planet can make the pass that LeBron James does h…
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  • Pacers assistant Brian Shaw tells refs ‘Ball don’t lie’ after R…

    Pacers assistant Brian Shaw tells refs ‘Ball don’t lie’ after Ray Allen misses technical free throw

    yahoo.com May 24, 2013
    Early in the second quarter of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers, Indy reserve Sam Young was called for a foul while guarding Heat star LeBron James. Young wasn't thrilled about the ticky-tack foul; the sw…
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  • Sanabia : I didn't know spitter was against rules

    Sanabia : I didn't know spitter was against rules

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com May 24, 2013
    Miami Marlins pitcher Alex Sanabia says he didn't know it was illegal to spit on the ball, the way he did Monday against the Philadelphia Phillies.
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  • Teixeira will play on Wed.; Danks, Happ updates

    Teixeira will play on Wed.; Danks, Happ updates

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com May 24, 2013
    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira expects to play in his first game since hurting his right wrist in early March, suiting up for a minor-league game with Double-A Trenton on Wednesday.
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  • Show and prove: Dolphins' Jonathan Martin

    Show and prove: Dolphins' Jonathan Martin

    ESPN.com May 24, 2013
    The AFC East blog continues its "Show and Prove" series for players in the division in 2013. Next up, we take a look at Miami Dolphins left tackle Jonathan Martin. 2012 stats: 16 starts What he must prove: Martin has to prove that he can make …
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  • 2013 NBA playoffs -- Indiana Pacers won't be intimidated by Mia…

    2013 NBA playoffs -- Indiana Pacers won't be intimidated by Miami Heat's physicality

    The Pacers felt like the Miami Heat's game plan, and especially Shane Battier's, in the Eastern Conference finals is to intimidate them with physical play. Heading into Game 2, the Pacers say they won't be affected by it.
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  • Despite offseason additions, onus still on Ryan Tannehill in Mi…

    Despite offseason additions, onus still on Ryan Tannehill in Miami

    dolphinsgab.com May 24, 2013
    Offseason improvements will mean nothing if Tannehill doesn’t take next step As the dust settles on one of the most eventful offseasons in Miami Dolphins history, the attention is beginning to shift back to the one person who holds the key to the succes
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  • Andersen becoming a playoff force for Heat

    Andersen becoming a playoff force for Heat

    nba.com May 24, 2013
    When Chris Andersen does something particularly impressive for the Miami Heat, a heavy metal guitar riff blares through their arena. Some children have shown up for games with replicas of his tattoos drawn upon their bodies. Others have gotten their hai…
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  • Heat looking to play up to great potential in Game 2 and beyond

    Heat looking to play up to great potential in Game 2 and beyond

    CNNSI.com May 24, 2013
    The Heat set the standard for dominance in the regular season but haven't lived up to their lofty expectations in the playoffs. Look for that to change in Game 2, writes Ian Thomsen.
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com May 24, 2013
    Bills TE Scott Chandler feels he can be ready for training camp after tearing his ACL last season. Heath Evans isn’t a big fan of the Dolphins’ moves this offseason. The Patriots hope DE Michael Buchanan is another late round find. RB Chris Ivory is l
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  • Once Again, the Heat Are Not the Knicks

    Once Again, the Heat Are Not the Knicks

    nytimes.com May 24, 2013
    Frank Vogel, the Pacers' coach, made it clear that coming up with defenses was more of a challenge against Miami than against the Knicks.
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  • Scott Chandler working out on restructured knee for Bills

    Scott Chandler working out on restructured knee for Bills

    profootballtalk.com May 24, 2013
    A mere five months have passed since Buffalo Bills tight end Scott Chandler suffered a torn ACL in a loss against the Miami Dolphins in December. Yet, Chandler is already back on the practice field running routes, making cuts and catching passes. Chandl…
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  • Video - Scouting LeBron James 08:29

    Scouting LeBron James

    May 24
    Dahntay Jones, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss how to guard LeBron James.
  • Video - Did Heat Cross The Line? 06:04

    Did Heat Cross The Line?

    May 24
    Dahntay Jones, Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss whether the Heat crossed the line with their physical play against the Pacers.
  • Video - NBA East Finals: Game 2 Preview 03:55

    NBA East Finals: Game 2 Preview

    May 24
    P.J. Carlesimo previews Game 2 of the Pacers-Heat series and makes a prediction.
  • Video - How Do You Contain LeBron James? 01:35

    How Do You Contain LeBron James?

    May 24
    P.J. Carlesimo has advice for the Pacers on how to contain LeBron James.

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  • Daily Dime: Pacers even the score

    May 24
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  • The 2009 draft class is vanishing from the teams that picked it

    May 24
    The 2009 draft class has been a disappointment, with players failing to stick with teams that drafted them, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Urlacher, Lewis broke the mold for prototype inside linebackers

    May 24
    Now that Brian Urlacher and Ray Lewis have opted for retirement just months apart, maybe their defining accomplishment is that nobody personified the evolution of the middle/inside linebacker position -- with all its demands for increasing athleticism -…
  • Bill Simmons on what is next for Dwight Howard

    May 24
    The uncertain destiny of the self-proclaimed Superman can be broken down into 10 simple realities.