PACERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Myles Turner enters camp under NBA’s concussion protocol

Pacers head coach Nate McMillan said Monday at media day that starting center Myles Turner suffered a concussion last week while working out at Bankers Life Fieldhouse and will start camp under the league’s concussion protocol. It’s unclear if he’ll be ready to go for Day 1 of camp, on Tuesday. McMillan spoke highly of Turner’s work ethic this summer, working out for the...
Via Vigilant Sports
2 hours ago

Myles Turner Looking To Take A Leadership Role for the Indiana Pacers

Myles Turner told the Dan Dakich Show that he sees himself as a leader for the Indiana Pacers in the future. Myles Turner Looking To Take A Leadership Role for the Indiana Pacers - 8 Points, 9 Seconds - 8 Points, 9 Seconds - An Indiana Pacers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Via 8 Points, 9 Seconds
4 hours ago

Five minutes with Nate McMillan

Nate McMillan’s last season as a head coach was 2011-12, in Portland. The job title changed for Nate McMillan on May 16th when Pacers President Larry Bird officially announced that McMillan would be the 15th head coach in franchise history. McMillan has a wealth of experience leading a team, a head coach for 930 (478-452) games over nearly 12 seasons for two different teams...
Via Vigilant Sports
13 hours ago

Larry Bird: Paul George will get max contract if he wants it

It sounds like the Indiana Pacers signing Paul George to a max contract is a matter of when, not if. According to Larry Bird, the Pacers have something of a standing offer of a max deal to George, who can sit down and talk about it with them at his leisure. “I know he don’t want to talk about it all year and I don’t either,” Bird said, via Nate Taylor of the Indianapolis...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Paul George: ‘Proably the most excited I’ve been for a team’

With his focus back on the Pacers and upcoming season, Paul George talks about taking his game and team to another level. For the Pacers to reach their highest potential this season, Paul George has to be an assertive killer on the court. During the Olmpics in Rio, PG showed he could play that role with some stand-out games while playing with some of the NBA’s best players. Now...
Via Indy Cornrows
2 days ago

WATCH: 2016 Pacers Foundation Golf Outing

September 21, 2016 - Pacers players, coaches, and broadcasters took part in the annual Pacers Foundation Golf Outing presented by Gibson Teldata at Brickyard Crossing.
Via YouTube
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacers Media Day Bingo

Seriously, “play faster” and “score more points” might as well be free spaces. Between the whirlwind hiring of Nate McMillan, acquisition of Jeff Teague and Thaddeus Young, Summer League, free agency, and Paul George donning the red, white, and blue for Team USA in Rio, it hardly seems like the Pacers had an offseason. Nevertheless, Media Day is slated for Monday, which...
Via Indy Cornrows
2 days ago

Pacers Depth Chart: Who Backs Up Thad Young?

The Indiana Pacers currently have 8 guys on their roster who could potentially back up Thad Young at power forward - who gets the scraps of minutes available? Pacers Depth Chart: Who Backs Up Thad Young? - 8 Points, 9 Seconds - 8 Points, 9 Seconds - An Indiana Pacers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Via 8 Points, 9 Seconds
3 days ago

Vegas Expects the Indiana Pacers to Barely Break .500

The Indiana Pacers are expected to barely break even this season as the Westgate Superbook projects 43.5 wins. Vegas Expects the Indiana Pacers to Barely Break .500 - 8 Points, 9 Seconds - 8 Points, 9 Seconds - An Indiana Pacers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Via 8 Points, 9 Seconds
3 days ago

Teague joining Pacers is a homecoming, yes -- and a fresh start

INDIANAPOLIS -- Larry Bird always thought the Indiana Pacers needed to score more often.Now, he may have a point guard who can finally get it done.After acquiring Indianapolis native Jeff Teague in a three-team deal and making several other significant moves this summer, the Pacers will report to training camp next week with a new coach, an overhauled roster and a brand new opportunity...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Golf Outing: Bird on Paul George Extension, Turner's Growth

September 21, 2016 - Pacers President Larry Bird discusses the possibility of signing All-Star forward Paul George to a contract extension and the growth he expects to see from center Myles Turner in his second NBA season.
Via YouTube
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Golf Outing: Bird on McMillan, Burke

September 21, 2016 - Pacers President of Basketball Operations Larry Bird discusses why he promoted Nate McMillan to head coach and the importance of keeping longtime assistant Dan Burke on staff.
Via YouTube
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul George makes awesome gesture to WNBA legend

Tamika Catchings, one of the greatest players in WNBA history, is retiring after this season. Her final regular season game is on Sunday when the Indiana Fever host the Dallas Wings at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The Fever announced Thursday that Indiana Pacers star Paul George purchased 5,000 tickets to the game in an effort to pack the house and give Catchings the regular-season...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

CJ Watson got a free meal after being mistaken for CJ Miles

Here’s one guy who’s enjoying the benefits that come with his membership in the NBA CJ Club. Orlando Magic guard CJ Watson said on Twitter Tuesday that he’s been confused for Indiana Pacers sharpshooter CJ Miles on multiple occasions in the last few weeks, but reveled in the fact that he actually managed to get a free meal out of the case of mistaken identity. This is like...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Myles Turner Surprises Family With New Car

Indiana Pacers center and former Texas Longhorn Myles Turner does not forget his supporters. Yesterday, Myles Turner showed his aunt and grandma his love and gratitude in a big way. How? With a luxurious present: a brand new car. According to the athlete, his aunt drove the same car “since before I was born.” That makes the vehicle about twenty years old. On a live Facebook...
Via College Spun
August 11, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Pacers’ Myles Turner surprises aunt & grandma with new car

Indiana Pacers big man Myles Turner just finished his first NBA season after being selected by the Pacers with the 11th overall pick of the 2015 NBA Draft. The 20-year-old is grateful of his opportunity and the financial position it’s placed him in, and he’s rewarding his family for helping him reach this point. On Tuesday, Turner surprised his aunt and grandma with a brand...
Via The Comeback
August 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Indiana Pacers: Paul George Olympic Update

The 2016 Rio Olympics are off to a great start in every sport, especially basketball. As to be expected, the US Men’s National Team is cruising through their group play, sitting at 2-0 and winning by an average of 50 points a game. One of the stars so far for the United States is Indiana Pacers forward, Paul George. Though he has come off the bench in both games, he is averaging...
Via isportsweb.com
August 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Paul George looks for someone to take cup in hilarious video

The USA men’s basketball team may be staying on a cruise ship in Rio while other athletes are slumming it in the Olympic village, but that doesn’t mean the players are afforded all of the same luxuries that they would be in the NBA. Paul George learned that in hilarious fashion during Team USA’s win over Venezuela Monday night. Check out this video: You’re not in Indiana...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Jeff Teague moves into parents' basement

With Jeff Teague’s trade from Atlanta to Indiana, he has the opportunity to go home. His parents are from Indianapolis and still live there, and since Teague is one of the most frugal and cost-conscious NBA players even in this era when everyone is making insane money hand-over-fist, he’s moving into his parents’ basement for the next season. In an interview with FOX Sports...
Via The Comeback
July 13, 2016  |  Discuss
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