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Second Half Collapse Dooms Pacers as Heat Win 90-79 to Take 3-2 Lead
May 30, 2013

by Kent Sterling It was right there for the taking.  Control of the Eastern Conference Finals was lazily ceded by the Miami Heat to the Indiana Pacers in the first half, but the Pacers deferred.  Then LeBron James reported for duty with focus, and now they face an elimination game Saturday night at Bankers Life […]

Indiana Pacers – Fans Should Thank Larry Bird for Drafting Lance Stephenson
May 29, 2013

by Kent Sterling When I criticized Pacers president Larry Bird for drafting Lance Stephenson almost three years ago, I pointed to reports of troubling behavior that I believed to be consistent with a reputation the Pacers were trying to shed. I had a talk with Mark Boyle the following summer about Stephenson, and he told […]