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Sabonis expected to be even better next season

Pacers, Domantas Sabonis

The Indiana Pacers pushed the Cleveland Cavaliers to seven games before they were eliminated from the playoffs. And thanks to their performance this season, the Pacers will have favorable NBA betting lines next season. … unlike before last season, when the over/under on wins was 31.5. They went on to win 48 games. One of…

Should LeBron James Join the Pacers?

LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers

In the first round of the NBA Playoffs, the Indiana Pacers gave LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers all that they could handle. While the Cavaliers won the series in seven games, Indiana had their chances to win the series and send LeBron home early. With that in mind, it is worth asking whether or…

The Ones that Got Away: Checking in on Two of Indiana’s Recent Departures

Hindsight can be a cruel beast sometimes and every basketball fan has felt the sting of it at some stage. Trading and signing players has never been an easy task for managers and trying to make the correct decisions can be both hugely rewarding and extremely frustrating. Sometimes a move works out and other times…

Picking Up the Pace: Indiana on Track for an Impressive Season

As we start to move towards the tail end of the season it’s great to see Indiana exceeding all preseason expectations. When general manager Kevin Pritchard gave the all clear for the Victor Oladipo trade, many felt 30 wins for the year would be a solid realistic target. But the team has proved the critics…

Betting on Sports in Europe vs. USA

Sports betting is the subject of many press reports nowadays thanks to the Supreme Court hearing on the matter that took place early in December. The case heard by the US’ the highest federal court is often referred to as “Christie vs. NCAA”, with New Jersey governor Chris Christie seeking the right to legalize sports…

5 Elite NBA Players the Pacers Have Traded In The Past

Most top tier teams in the NBA have had their fair share of excellence in drafting great players and others have lost their luck in trading great ones. For the case of the Indiana Pacers, they have fallen short of this a couple of times and also signed great players in return. During the 2016/17…

Pacers go 4-1, finish in third at 2017 Orlando Summer League

By Pacers Media Relations Director David Benner: ORLANDO, Fla. — The Indiana Pacers concluded play in the Mountain Dew Orlando Pro Summer League with an 89-80 victory over Oklahoma City Thursday at the Amway Center. The Pacers finished 4-1 and in third place after missing the championship game by a half point. In four previous games,…

Pacers fade against Dallas, drop first summer league game

By Pacers Media Relations Director David Benner: ORLANDO, Fla. — A promising start turned into a futile finish as the Indiana Pacers lost to Dallas, 94-79, in the Mountain Dew Orlando Pro Summer League at the Amway Center here Tuesday. The loss dropped the Pacers to 3-1 and they will await the outcome of Wednesday’s…