Tag Archives: Indiana Pacers

Should NBA return as planned? Pacers PG Malcolm Brogdon says he sees both sides
June 8, 2020

The NBA will return to the court on July 31st in Orlando for 22 of the league’s 30 teams.  They will play eight regular season games each and then the playoffs will begin for the traditional 16 teams. Unlike Major League Baseball, whose greedy owners and players seem at loggerheads as to when or whether their game […]

Nate McMillan gets honest with an exasperated denunciation of American racism
June 2, 2020

Indiana Pacers coach Nate McMillan got real today in his statement about race relations and the murder of George Floyd. In the past, there have been two types of statements from sports teams and leaders about societal issues.  The first is pablum – tasteless, valueless, irrefutable nonsense.  “Love thy neighbor” qualifies.  Alabama football coach Nick […]

As one of the very best NBA executives in history, Donnie Walsh needs a banner
May 19, 2020

The rafters of Bankers Life Fieldhouse are filled with names and numbers of the most important people in Pacers Sports & Entertainment history.  It’s time for Donnie Walsh to take his rightful place among them. Reggie Miller is up there.  Members of the three ABA championship teams are alongside him.  Slick Leonard has a banner. […]

When Victor Oladipo shoots less than once every two minutes, Pacers are a better team
February 4, 2020

It’s been less than a week since Victor Oladipo played his first game for the Indiana Pacers since tearing his quad tendon just over a year ago, so drawing conclusions about his ability to contribute to what has been a surprisingly good season are way premature. We can believe this though – when Oladipo shoots less than […]