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Handling The Heat: The Pacers held the Heat to a season low as …

Handling The Heat: The Pacers held the Heat to a season low as they …

CNNSI.com ESPN.com Updated Jan 8, 2013
The Pacers held the Heat to a season low as they rolled 87-77. With Paul George blossoming and the team's defense stifling, Indy earned its best win of the year, writes Ben Golliver.
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  • Video - Bucks Win Boylan's Debut 01:05

    Bucks Win Boylan's Debut

    Jan 8
    Brandon Jennings scores 29 points to lead Bucks to 108-99 win over Suns in coach Jim Boylan's debut.
  • Video - George Leads Pacers Past Heat 01:01

    George Leads Pacers Past Heat

    Jan 8
    Paul George scores 29 points as Pacers top Heat for their 11th win in 14 games.
  • Video - Scott Skiles Out In Milwaukee 03:47

    Scott Skiles Out In Milwaukee

    Jan 8
    Marc Stein explains why the Milwaukee Bucks parted ways with head coach Scott Skiles and handed the reins to assistant Jim Boylan for the rest of the season.
  • Video - Carlos Boozer Stepping Up 01:31

    Carlos Boozer Stepping Up

    Jan 8
    NBA Tonight on Carlos Boozer performing for the Bulls in the absence of Derrick Rose.

Sports Columnists

  • Heat Reaction: Miami Heat at Indiana Pacers

    Jan 8
    Quick takes at the buzzer on Heat-Pacers.
  • Ian Thomsen: LeBron poised to pull away in MVP race; more mail

    Jan 8
    What would it take for LeBron James to NOT win the MVP award? You wrote recently that even though Chris Paul is the current leader, you still expect James to capture the honor at season's end. Would it take a Heat collapse for voters to honor the contri…
  • Coast to Coast - Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics issues

    Jan 8
    We discuss two storied franchises having disappointing seasons.