Tag Archives: Kevin Pritchard

Team-first basketball leads likable Pacers past Lakers to surprising 19-9 record
December 18, 2019

I love watching the Pacers. They beat the Lakers last night to win their 19th game of the season, but winning is only part of the work they have done to win my heart. In the star-driven NBA where brand value often trumps success in the eyes of fans, the Pacers are an anomaly.  They excel without […]

Indiana Pacers grand experiment to be unveiled tonight against the Detroit Pistons
October 23, 2019

It’s opening night, so finally we get to see what Pacers president Kevin Pritchard has built.  It theory, it’s pretty damn cool.  In practice, take your best guess. There is no way to predict how this Indiana Pacers team will gel and compete – especially early in the season. Pritchard is trying to re-invent small […]

Kevin Pritchard is changing the game trying to build the Pacers into a star-less monster
October 4, 2019

Kevin Pritchard can’t run the Pacers basketball operation in the same way as the other 29 guys with his job and win a championship. Many of the other teams can lure Uber-talented free agents with bright lights, branding opportunities, and championship dreams.  The Pacers are a small market team without a single NBA title in its 43 seasons. […]

Pacers fans need to climb off the ledge – good roster work was done yesterday
June 21, 2019

If you’re looking for hysterics about how the Pacers screwed up by drafting another big, you won’t find it here.  Goga Bitadze is coming to the Pacers, and I don’t know what the hell that means. I assume Pacers president Kevin Pritchard and the other big brains in the front office know what they are […]